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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mishelle, Apr 23, 2016.

  1. mishelle

    mishelle Out Of The Brooder

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    I just bought a group of teenage silki chicks,iv never seen any in this condition before,r have these markings on their feathers,iam a bit worried on how they look,do they have mites or r a mix breed idk,can i gve them a bath?[​IMG][/IMG]
     
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  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    They look like Silkie feathers.
     
  5. mishelle

    mishelle Out Of The Brooder

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    Thats good,but r they suppose to look so ratty looking,do i need to do something?
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    How old are they? They may be going through a molt. I have never seen spotted feathers like that on a silkie however. Are yours silkie mixes or pure bred silkies? You can also post on the "Silkie thread." where you may get more thorough information.
     
  7. mishelle

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    She said they were pure,they r still chicks idk if they molt so young
     

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