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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

    Dec 16, 2011
    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

    May 14, 2014
    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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