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Did I get Silkies???

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by abs45, Apr 18, 2017.

  1. abs45

    abs45 Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 12, 2017
    These kids were sold as Silkies at a local co-op. My profile pic is when I first got them (April 1 or 2), these pics are today. Note: the 2 blue littles are Silkies I got from a breeder, these are the other 4. [​IMG]
  2. STxBCG

    STxBCG Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 24, 2016
    San Diego, Tx
    I check the feet and skin color. Silkies will have black skin and an extra toe, 4 go forward, 1 goes back.

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  3. ChickenLover200

    ChickenLover200 Overrun With Chickens

    May 10, 2013
    I'll be in the barn!
    Four Silkies!
  4. abs45

    abs45 Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 12, 2017
    They all have black skin and five toes. They all have the frilly wing/tail feathers, no flat feathers. I just thought their little heads would be fluffier. I guess it's like any other animal, different lines have different appearances. Love the little stinkers. I hope to get at last half girls and not all Roos!

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