How big are silkies?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Chicks Galore3, Nov 9, 2015.

  1. Chicks Galore3

    Chicks Galore3 Artistic Bird Nut Premium Member

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    I'm finally going to fulfill my dream of having silkies by getting a couple this spring, and I am wondering how big they are. How do bantam silkies compare to say, a bantam sebright?
     
  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Silkies are a little larger than Sebrights with male Silkies running about 36 oz. and females about 32 oz., compared with 22 oz. for male Sebrights and 20 oz. for female Sebrights.
     

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