is it me..

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by miss heny, Jul 24, 2013.

  1. miss heny

    miss heny Genetic Expert in learning

    Or are silkies and showgirls bred for looks and not brains? XD
  2. Whittni

    Whittni Crowing

    Mar 26, 2011
    Southern Utah
    Well my silkie certainly isn't the brightest chicken in the coop.
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    a lot has to do with their beards and crests, people mistake their obscured vision behaviors with stupidity. When their beards and crests are cut back and they can see, their IQ takes a leap upward. Even so they will never be members of Mensa.
  4. miss heny

    miss heny Genetic Expert in learning

    i have a showgirl with no beard and her creast is not really that big and somehow she scratch the back of her neck when i was hooding her and she tried (annd failed) to fly off. I know the things with the crest and beards make things special but when they don't learn to roost no matter how hard one tries to make them...

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