How do I know what color my silkies are?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by JLS, Jul 8, 2010.

  1. JLS

    JLS Love my feathered babies! 9 Years

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    I have 2 silkies that are 5 weeks old. They are supposed to be blue but they are very different in size and color. The smallest is dark charcoal with a hint of purple. The larger one is light grey with an obvious purple hue.

    What color do you think they are?
     
  2. Need pics!!
     
  3. pennie1

    pennie1 Redneck Silkie

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    Yep, definitely need pics. And at that age it may be really hard to tell.
     
  4. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    You are most likely seeing the variations in blue colouring. The lighter one could also be splash.
     

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