confused on color! lol pics of parents and chick!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by stumble_n_mumble, Nov 6, 2010.

  1. stumble_n_mumble

    stumble_n_mumble Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 23, 2008
    Long Island, NY
    hey guys my broody silkie hatched herself a cute little baby (girl i hope) and she is basically white! both parents are dark! what do ya'll think she will look like!!?

    daddy bill:
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    mother sookie:
    she is black but purple/blue feathers

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    baby daphne:
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  2. stumble_n_mumble

    stumble_n_mumble Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 23, 2008
    Long Island, NY
    nyone [​IMG]
     
  3. CluckySam

    CluckySam Out Of The Brooder

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    Can't help you with colour sorry [​IMG], but gosh he/she is a cutie!! [​IMG]
     
  4. stumble_n_mumble

    stumble_n_mumble Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 23, 2008
    Long Island, NY
    i know! im innnn loveee [​IMG]
     
  5. Stefrobrts

    Stefrobrts Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That chick is adorable!!! Are you sure that's her mom & daddy?
     
  6. stumble_n_mumble

    stumble_n_mumble Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 23, 2008
    Long Island, NY
    yes positive lmao
     
  7. desertdarlene

    desertdarlene Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh how cute! Sorry, yet another person that can't help. I think she might darken as she gets older, but can't be sure.
     
  8. lothefarmer

    lothefarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i heard that self blue chicks can come from black parents? but i could be wrong. [​IMG]
    i'm a first time silkie owner. mine are still only 3 weeks old though.
     
  9. froggiesheins

    froggiesheins Overrun With Chickens

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    Can't answer your question...but SO cute and I LOVE the name! [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  10. stumble_n_mumble

    stumble_n_mumble Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 23, 2008
    Long Island, NY
    thank guys [​IMG] yeah she was a surprise! haha. i can't wait to see the colors she will turn into, i was thinking blue myself! haha
     

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