Can you tell the difference between Lavender and porcelain silkies?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by I-Have-Happy-Hens, Nov 12, 2011.

  1. I-Have-Happy-Hens

    I-Have-Happy-Hens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 16, 2010
    Carrboro, NC
    Hi,

    I might be buying some lavender eggs but the breeder has some porcelains in with there lavs. I am mainly breeding lavenders but would like to keep 1-2 of the porcelains but no more that that, and I was just wondering if you can tell a difference between the two colors when they hatch or have to wait til they are a bit older? Because I would be selling all the other porcelains but not any of the lavenders and am needing to start to planning for where they will stay/how long.


    Thanks,

    Happy-Hens
     

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