Developing bearded silkies

Discussion in 'Exhibition, Genetics, & Breeding to the Standard o' started by Taneile, Dec 24, 2016.

  1. Taneile

    Taneile Just Hatched

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    Hi everyone and Merry X'mas. Now been thinking for a while and since I'm new to this group thought what a brilliant place to ask this question. Now how are bearded silkies developed? There's a small number of bearded silkies in NZ and have always wondered how they got established over here. Are they a mix of a siljie with a houdan, Polish or aruacana? :)
     
  2. ChickenGrass

    ChickenGrass Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi there and :welcome
    Bearded silkies are just another type of silkies.
    There are bearded and non bearded types.
    So there is no cross breeding.
    Just different types of the Same breed.
    Goodluck,
    Fionn.
     

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