Chocolate Silkie Rooster!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by ChickenChik, May 15, 2010.

  1. ChickenChik

    ChickenChik Songster

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    A few weeks ago we went to our breeder friends to get a couple black silkies and we picked up this chocolate silkie. I have never seen one before and can't find anyone else that does! I would like to find him a hen somewhere but noone has ANY! Anyway...here is our beautiful man! I tell my husband he has pretty hair than I do!

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  2. suzettex5

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    That roo is seriously beautiful! I'm not a big fan of silkies, but if I could get some with that coloring, I would seriously consider it!

    Congrats on him!
     
  3. He is a very nice looking bird..

    But he is not pure silkie..

    Silkies have black skin, including wattles and comb.. And I believe they do not have white ear lobes..
    He is not pure, but he is so good looking and unusual though..
     
  4. ChickenChik

    ChickenChik Songster

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    Yeah we knew that he wasn't pure bred but definately original!
     
  5. Well I wouldnt have passed him up..

    See if your breeder friend has any idea what mix he is. Maybe that way you can find a mate for him.. Maybe create your own breed. He is defiently different looking.. I like his comb..

    Hope my other post didnt affend you any..
    He really is a nice bird..
     
  6. ChickenChik

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    Oh definitely no offense taken! [​IMG]
     
  7. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    That is a pretty bird and you need to pass on those genes.... and improve upon them.
     
  8. nzpouter

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    you need to post this in breeds/ genetic section....
     
  9. MareeZoCool

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    He is a handsome fellow!
     
  10. The little farm

    The little farm In the Brooder

    Oh my!!! my,my,my....Love em absolutly love him.[​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     

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