breed question and another question...

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Trixie27FL, Aug 25, 2011.

  1. Trixie27FL

    Trixie27FL Out Of The Brooder

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    My lil rooster is 15 weeks old today and yes he's definitely a rooster! But, we were told he was a silkie (he was hatched in my son's science class as a project) and he obviously isn't a full bred silkie, although he is small and does has pretty feathers. Any idea what breed he could be? Mostly asking because I don't know if the color on his cheeks is normal. If you can see in the pic his cheeks, or right below his cheeks, have an irridescent blue color instead of a red color and I don't know if this is normal or if there is something wrong. Anyone have any ideas?

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  2. Nava

    Nava I Got The Naked Neck Blues

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    he is mixed with a silkie, the comb is wrong and there's no feathers in the legs, don't know what he's mixed with sorry
     
  3. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    The blue is your chick's earlobes. Silkies have blue ones. He's a handsome little guy.
     

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