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12+ Bearded Silkie bantam eggs - Catdance Silkies

Discussion in 'Buy Sell Auction - Archives' started by kelar, Oct 31, 2010.

  1. kelar

    kelar Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Up for your consideration are 12+ assorted color eggs from my show winning bearded Silkie bantam flock. Eggs will ship priority on Tuesday, 11/2. Colors available are partridge, buff, black, blue/splash & white. I will also include any eggs available from my porcelain/dilute project pen and the lav/split pen if the buyer wants them, but no promises on these as the hens are laying sporadically right now. The porcelain project pen has a porcelain pair in it, as well as 3 daughters of the porcelain hen. Right now, one of the hens is setting, but I'm fairly sure the porcelain hen, the porcelain cuckoo hen & the blue partridge hen (all pictured below) are laying since most days I'm getting 3 eggs. I've just candled eggs from this pen and fertility is excellent. The porcelain pair produced 3 beautiful Isabel porcelain chicks late this summer & I've just hatched a big group of beautiful chicks from this group. The lav split pen has a lovely lavender roo in it with 1 buff and 3 black hens. These hens have just started to lay again and production is sporadic, so not sure what I will have from them. I will send an assortment and always try to include eggs of each color, but cannot honor requests for just one or two colors. The flock is NPIP certified and AI tested clean. I do show my birds and have won BB at my last 2 shows as well as many BVs and RVs. A pullet hatched from a white pair I sold was the show champion fowl at the Wa. County Fair in Oregon this summer. I've been getting some really nice chicks this year and all the birds pictured were hatched from the same breeding flocks your eggs will come from. The silkies in my breeding flocks are all carefully chosen for their own individual merits and even more importantly, their ability to produce quality offspring. I do pack eggs extremely well and my customers are reporting good success. A lot of my customers are returning for more eggs, which makes me very happy:) Please be prepared to pay via paypal at auction's end - no e-checks please as they take too long to clear. You can see more of my silkies at http://www.catdancesilkies.com. Thank you for looking.

    Best of Breed, White pullet 12/09

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    Best of Breed, Splash pullet, PNPA show, April 2010
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    Reserve of Breed, Black pullet, 12/09

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    Best Variety, Partridge pullet, PNPA show, April 2010

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    Porcelain/dilute group currently laying:

    Isabel Porcelain hen (Izzy the matriarch)

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    Her porcelain cuckoo daughter as a youngster (out of a blue cuckoo roo):

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    Her blue partridge daughter (out of my black roo):

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    Porcelain pair (Izzy & Tater)

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    Lavender Roo, Indy

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    Some of this year's youngsters:

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    The same chick as pictured above - a young man now. Congratulations to Jen in Oregon on her purchase of this beautiful cockerel:)

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    Hatched by Three Cedars Silkies in Florida:

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    Hatched by Jen in Ohio

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    Hatched by Christine in Oregon:

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    Teenagers:

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    A stunning white cockerel hatched in March - watch for him at the shows!

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  2. JosieChick

    JosieChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2010
    Lyman, ME
    I wish my bator wasn't full! Your babies are so sweet!! I have this gorgeous little white silkie chick that I think is going to be a cockerel which is sad because we live in the city but he is so lovely. I had another batch of silkie eggs from elsewhere and only one hatched and your silkie chicks adopted it after a night of crying in the brooder because it was all alone. Now this little tiny peanut is wandering in among these "giant" six week old silkies and they all take turns napping with it and checking up on it. SO CUTE![​IMG]
     

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