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Yountville, CA Silkies in Need of a New Backyard to Call Home

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Hi Napa Valley backyard chicken lovers.  I have 3 Silkie girls in need of a new backyard home.  My property owner changed and they have asked me to re-home them after 4.5 years.  Two of my girls I've had since the day they hatched and are still laying.  The 3rd is a little older and was their "broody" mama hen so I am unsure of her age.  She only lays every once in awhile so I'm afraid she has reached that henopause age but she continues to be broody and would make a great hatching mom.  What Silkies don't provide in egg production they provide in entertainment and bug eating!

 

My girls are truly spoiled and are used to lots of human interaction and love.  They have always hadfull access to the yard and can get vocal if they are locked up.  I have friends who have large size flocks that could adopt them but I'm afraid they would not thrive in that environment with so many chickens.  Their custom made bantam sized house is included and I'm willing to offer food and medical expenses for their lives in hopes of finding them a good new home.

 

Please contact me if you would like more information or pictures.  I am continuing my search for a new rental that would let me keep them so this adoption could be a temporary situation.

 

Thanks!


Edited by meishka - 6/28/15 at 10:49am
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I don't know if you'd consider it, but I'm sure maybe Connolly Ranch in Napa or Loma Vista Farm in Vallejo would accept them.

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Sadly you live too far for me to pick up. Shipping is to hot ATM also:(. How sad I need silkie hens also. I have two lonely silkie Roos.
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i could be interested, I have a small young flock with one young silkie, a polish and easter egger and 4 older girls.  i could keep the silkies separate at night in their familiar home

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Hi, I live in napa. Did you find a home for your girls?
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Hi,

 

I live in Duval, Washington state on a 5 acre parcel. I have a flock of 11 chickens and a very large 100 by 60 foot pen for roaming. If they still need a home and like being interactive with a family that looks after a flock then ping me.

 

Regards

Kev

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