Hello from Australia. with Pictures of my Silkies.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Christie Loves Silkies, Sep 13, 2011.

  1. Christie Loves Silkies

    Christie Loves Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    hi,I'm new to BYC. I don't really know what to say, but yeah I also have a few questions about Silkies.

    Well anyways I have two Silkie roosters who I love to death, and I have two Silkie hens. they are not show quality and dont look as near as good as everyone elses on here but they are my pets and i love them. And i have 7 babie silkies, one of them is 8 weeks old and the others are about 6 weeks old.

    anywho onto my questions:

    I found on my Hen who is called Lily, when I bought her from a local breedeer her toes were curved, and they still are is it normal for some silkies to have curved toes?

    this is Lily on the first day I got her, Horrible picture of me but her toes were really curved then
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    and this is her again a couple months on [​IMG]
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    To my other girl Izzy, she became a Mum for the first time about 8 weeks ago, she hatched about 12 or 11 babies but cause it was when it was winter over here we lost 10 of them [​IMG] it was very sad.

    When My mum first bought me Izzy [​IMG]
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    And this is what she turned into:
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    Izzy and her first lot of babies Lily got a little bit jealous:
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    This is Bee, my mum bought him for me when he was about 6 maybe 8 weeks:
    This is him on the first day of having him:
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    this is Bee a few months ago.
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    this is Bella, who is also a rooster, yes its called Bella cause I think his beautiful [​IMG] my ex Boyfriend bought me him and rasied him together.
    I love this Picture of him so much.
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    Ans this is Bella now:
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    I have a lot of my silkie babies but there is too many to choose from D:

    I love all of my silkies and I dont care what people think about them cause I love them more than anything in the world [​IMG]
     
  2. Symphony

    Symphony Vanilla, Little Airt Airt

    Lovely silkies!

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  3. Christie Loves Silkies

    Christie Loves Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Thank you [​IMG]
    there not even a year old yet [​IMG]
     
  4. magicpigeon

    magicpigeon Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 9, 2010
    [​IMG] from Australia! [​IMG] I keep silkies too - my pullets look a little likes yours too

    [​IMG] (taken last year while they were broody)
     
  5. Christie Loves Silkies

    Christie Loves Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:they are:) they are very beautiful [​IMG]

    I might be getting my first ever white silkie hen in 3 weeks im soo excited about it.
    I'm tempted to upload pics of my cheeky 8 week old silkie who is extremely attached to me.
     
  6. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. so glad you joined. Great pics. [​IMG]
     
  7. Christie Loves Silkies

    Christie Loves Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hello [​IMG] thank you [​IMG] I've been meaning to join for ages now [​IMG]
    I'm picture crazy about my silkies
     
  8. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    There beautiful!!
    [​IMG] [​IMG] from Washington State glad you joined us [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  9. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

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  10. Christie Loves Silkies

    Christie Loves Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aww thank you [​IMG]
    I think I'm going to upload some pics of my babies, who are just so cute to me which i have been hand rasing.
    I've lost so many silkie babies [​IMG] but I never gave up [​IMG].
    here are some of my babies.
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    They love being outside [​IMG]
     

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