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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by momz, Oct 30, 2014.

  1. momz

    momz New Egg

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    I'm from Casa Grande Az and I'm very new at this and wanting to start off raising me some Silkies...I've never thought I'd be doing this but I have fell in love with these special birds :). Where can I go to purchase these beauties???
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard Chickens. You can go to "where am I, where are you," in the social forum to locate and post on your state thread. Ask if anyone has silkies for sale OR if they know of a good breeder. You can get them from a hatchery BUT, they won't look like the lovely fluffy silkies you see pictured on here.


    Second put "Silkie thread," in the searchbox and it will pop up. That is the main thread for silkie people, there are offers by color.
     
  3. CherMoz

    CherMoz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome from Wisconsin.

    We have five Silkies from hatching eggs that were sent to us through the mail. We were the "winners" of an auction of the hatching eggs on BYC.

    Good luck!
     
  4. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us. Good luck in locating your flock.
     
  5. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! The Learning Center has a lot of good information in it, especially for folks new to chickens...check out some of the articles if you haven't already. Thanks for joining us and let us know what you end up with bird-wise!
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.

    Another place you may be able to locate Silkies is in the Buy-Sell-Trade section: Buy ~ Sell ~ Trade

    Good luck in finding some Silkies! [​IMG]
     
  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Good luck finding some Silkies!
     
  8. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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  9. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.
     
  10. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     

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