Could you tell me if these are splash silkies??

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by cjexotic, May 8, 2009.

  1. cjexotic

    cjexotic Cj's Mandarin Ducks

    Mar 11, 2008
    Central PA
    my hatch in early April these are some of the babies. I wonder if someone could tell me if the light lavender/grey?? colors are splash. I bought the hatching eggs and this is what I got.. and what a great foster mom the white silkie is. I wanted a splash so bad
    and thought they were white when they were hatched but now next to the white they are not white. I am partially colored blind to blue-grey and green so it takes me a bit to see there is a diff. Thanks cj
    The pick of the chick peeking out from under the hen is also this grey lavendar color. Thanks for you help. Cj

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  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    theysure look like it but I am no expert.
     
  3. Brindlebtch

    Brindlebtch Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2009
    Texas
    I have a blue splash Maran with similar coloring. I would have to say that looks like a blue splash silkie to me!

    What a cute batch of chicks!
     
  4. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

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    Quote:There is no such thing as a Blue Splash... There is Blue and there is Splash but not both in one. Unless I am missing something then that is the correct way.

    They do kinda look like them.
     

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