Need opinions;just got a new silkie pullet,

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Morgan's_Silkie_Parade, Oct 10, 2010.

  1. Morgan's_Silkie_Parade

    Morgan's_Silkie_Parade Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello i just got a new silkie pullet, id like to know what people think of her, I want to know weather or not i got a good deal or if i got just a plan old pet quality one. Im looking for show quality, but starting on the low end and working my way up eventually, just wondering how she would be ranked. Please any imput is valued! Thanks!
    Could you also tell me what you see in my chick in the avatar? he? was a incubator hatch. [​IMG]
    P.S. Can someone tell me how to post pics to this?
     
  2. Morgan's_Silkie_Parade

    Morgan's_Silkie_Parade Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pullet that placed 1st in County Fair.... Looks way different...
     
  3. Morgan's_Silkie_Parade

    Morgan's_Silkie_Parade Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone? [​IMG]
     
  4. Attack Chicken

    Attack Chicken [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2665.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG] Hu

    Sep 25, 2008
    Indianapolis, IN
    I like the pullet you bought waaaay better then the one that placed 1st at the fair
     
  5. Morgan's_Silkie_Parade

    Morgan's_Silkie_Parade Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks lol so do i, i just got her tonight, and the one at the fair was a hatchery thing, so sh isnt to hot but ya know, my first flock, gotta start somewhere. does the new one look ok though? correct and all? or am i missing something?
     
  6. Morgan's_Silkie_Parade

    Morgan's_Silkie_Parade Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone else got some input? id really like to get all the opinions on her i can. Good or Bad Lol alls good critism (sp)
    I just wanna try to work harder to make sure that every one i get from now on is more and more like the standard description.
     
  7. Attack Chicken

    Attack Chicken [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2665.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG] Hu

    Sep 25, 2008
    Indianapolis, IN
    I'm not a silkie expert but she looks pretty darn good to me.
     
  8. Morgan's_Silkie_Parade

    Morgan's_Silkie_Parade Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thats great,
    thanks,
    i was so afraid i was gonna get another one that didnt quite fit the bill lol
     
  9. Bat Cave Silkies

    Bat Cave Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 11, 2010
    Bat Cave, NC
    Your first pullet is waaaayyyy better than the one that placed at the fair.

    First pullet appears to have good toe spacing & feathering. Crest and cushion appear to be sufficient. Can't really see if she's "typey" from the pics.

    I think you're headed in the right direction [​IMG]
     
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  10. shellz131

    shellz131 Sams Memory Lane

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    yes I agree yours is definitely way better then the one in the fair pic..your looks like a silkie should [​IMG]
     

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