mystery bantam.. no picture...

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by chickensducks&agoose, Nov 1, 2009.

  1. chickensducks&agoose

    chickensducks&agoose Chillin' With My Peeps

    I was at a poultry show today, where I got my stinky (gorgeous) silkie, and I saw a tiny little rooster, literally the size of a robin. it was the smallest chicken I've ever even imagined. I had no idea chickens came that small! It was a grown up rooster, with the comb and tail and everything, just SUPER tiny. are all bantams like that? My silkie is bigger than that tiny bird... any ideas as to what it might have been?
     
  2. okiehen

    okiehen Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 25, 2007
    Oklahoma
    More then likely it was a Serama
     
  3. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    or possibly an oegb or a japanese
     
  4. loverOFchickens

    loverOFchickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Was it hen feathered (explanation did it have male sickles).

    What color/pattern?
     
  5. chickensducks&agoose

    chickensducks&agoose Chillin' With My Peeps

    you asked about male sickles... the only thing I can think of is Popsicles, or icicles... It was definitely a male, black and brown, with a long black tail, and a brown head and neck... i was just amazed at it's tininess. I asked the lady who tiny chickens did with big chickens, and she wasn't too encouraging... I think my hens would squash him.. but if I ever, EVER get another coop/run, I want TINIES!!!
     
  6. MonkeyZero

    MonkeyZero Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 14, 2007
    Modesto Ca
    Sounds like a serama
    They have various colorations...
    Kind birds, but flighty...
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  7. Krys109uk

    Krys109uk Chillin' With My Peeps

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