How tall do Silkies get?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Hangin Wit My Peeps, Jul 12, 2008.

  1. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Apr 20, 2008
    Birnamwood, Wisconsin
    Just wondering how tall are silkies when they are full grown? ...if my Serama hatch does not hatch out again I am going to hatch some silkies. I have an indoor kennel for a trio of Serama's...I have one male serama to hatch from my last two eggs I had but so far no hatches yet from the new eggs [​IMG] My indoor chicken house is 20 inches high and I was wondering if that's enough room for silkies.
  2. WestKnollAmy

    WestKnollAmy The Crazy Chicken Lady

    Apr 22, 2008
    upstate SC
    I have one that can stand up as tall as 28" when he is crowing. Gets too close to the top of the cage so I really have to move him soon but he is still in for isolation and he is only about 4-5 months old, I think. I don't think they get very big but that may not help you in deciding how tall. But they are larger than Seramas except in attitude![​IMG]

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