2 week old Blue Silkie :]

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by photographybycasea, Mar 21, 2012.

  1. photographybycasea

    photographybycasea Out Of The Brooder

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    & i picked up 3 RIR pullets today as well! :D
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  2. ChickenPeep

    ChickenPeep Faith & Feathers

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    Great pics! That silkie is adorable. Is it just me, or does it look frizzled?
     
  3. mama2my4

    mama2my4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they are all so cute, but the silkie is the cutest :)
     
  4. photographybycasea

    photographybycasea Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks guys!!


    I'm still pretty new to chickens, so what does Frizzled mean? lol :[
     
  5. photographybycasea

    photographybycasea Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks guys!!


    I'm still pretty new to chickens, so what does Frizzled mean? lol :[
     
  6. ladychicken&Ducklover

    ladychicken&Ducklover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hey there..Im not sure if you were actually serious about the Frizzle question or are joking, so I want to cover both bases..

    A Frizzle chicken's feathers actually grow Out and toward their heads as opposed to regular feathers that lay flat against the chicken.

    Hope that helps, but Im sure there are better answers out there...

    DD
     
  7. ladychicken&Ducklover

    ladychicken&Ducklover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The Silkie sure does look like a Frizzle eh?:plbb
     
  8. photographybycasea

    photographybycasea Out Of The Brooder

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    I was seriously asking that question lol :[

    So, it's still a silkie, right? Just a Frizzled Silkie?
    Or is Frizzled a type of chicken as well?
     
  9. ladychicken&Ducklover

    ladychicken&Ducklover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello, sorry it's taken me a bit to answer ya, but the baby is still a Silkie , just frizzle feathering.

    There are Cochins and Frizzled Cochins for another example.

    Hope this helps.

    BEAUTIFUL pics of the babies , by the way !!!
     
  10. suzeqf

    suzeqf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    very pretty chicks you sure the blue one is a silke[​IMG] because it has yellow toes, it really favors my cochin chicks
     

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