murraymcmurray silkies

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by redchicken, Jan 10, 2008.

  1. redchicken

    redchicken Songster

    Sep 15, 2007
    Eastern Pa
    I had a weird thing happen we got some silkies from murray mcmurray some years back and they were not very good show Quality birds but this year they had babys and the babys look like good show quality silkies but why would the babys be so good if the parent were not so good?
  2. herechickchick

    herechickchick Songster

    Mar 28, 2007
    Memphis TN
    Grandparents or somewhere else down the family tree must have had better genes.

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