Information on Brahmas, Sussexs, and Naked Necks/Turkens needed

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by CP Chicken, Mar 14, 2017.

  1. CP Chicken

    CP Chicken Crazy about Turkens

    Alright so I am getting 5 chicks in the summer to add to my silkie flock. I was planning on getting 2 naked necks, 1 brahma, 1 speckled sussex, and 1 silkie. I already know about Silkies but I do need information on the other three breeds.

    Here are my questions:
    - are these breeds okay to live with silkies?
    - are they all heat and cold hardy?
    - what diseases are they prone to?
    - personalities?
    - are there any reputable naked neck breeders in the New England area?

    Any information on Sussexs, Brahmas, and Naked Necks that I didn't ask about is helpful too!

    I appreciate any help given!! :D
    Last edited: Mar 14, 2017
  2. 3riverschick

    3riverschick Poultry Lit Chaser

    May 19, 2009
    western PA
    My Coop
    Brahma and sussex should be fine with silkies. Got nothin for you on the nàked necks. Ask BYCer:Turk Raphael :. He breeds them.
    Best, Karen
  3. CP Chicken

    CP Chicken Crazy about Turkens

    Thanks! :D
    Last edited: Mar 14, 2017

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