could this be a splash silkie?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Loretta212, Oct 6, 2011.

  1. Loretta212

    Loretta212 Chillin' With My Peeps

    436
    3
    111
    Sep 27, 2011
    Meriden ct
    [​IMG]
    hope you can see it this little one is getting random patched of gray
     
  2. Barbedwirecat

    Barbedwirecat Chillin' With My Peeps

    395
    5
    111
    Sep 16, 2011
    Limestone
    Looks like it to me, maybe a light splash, I think they tend to be a bit grayer most of the time.
     
  3. Elite Silkies

    Elite Silkies Overrun With Chickens

    5,410
    19
    251
    Jun 17, 2009
    Oklahoma
    My Coop
    It's either splash or possibly even paint. What are the parents?
     
  4. Loretta212

    Loretta212 Chillin' With My Peeps

    436
    3
    111
    Sep 27, 2011
    Meriden ct
    no idea what the parents are I got the eggs from a feed store and the spots are more of a black
     
  5. Elite Silkies

    Elite Silkies Overrun With Chickens

    5,410
    19
    251
    Jun 17, 2009
    Oklahoma
    My Coop
    I never had my splash babies get their splashing that early, but that's not to say they can't. He looks more paint to me by the picture.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by