Odly Colored silkie HELP!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by doueik, Jul 5, 2010.

  1. doueik

    doueik Out Of The Brooder

    May 29, 2010
    Dearborn heights MI
    I hatched this baby from Pure breed Splash rooster and Purebreed Black partige hen. Iv NEVER seen this color in a pure bred silkie. Can somone explaine let me know what you think.

  2. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Its just has mixed coloring 'cause the parents werent the same color.
  3. doueik

    doueik Out Of The Brooder

    May 29, 2010
    Dearborn heights MI
    niether parents had brown. also will this be a ugly silkies do you think
  4. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    It will get prettier as it gets older............ [​IMG]
  5. 77horses

    77horses ◊The Spontaneous Pullet!◊

    Aug 19, 2008
    I don't know but she/he is really pretty! [​IMG]
  6. Cattitude

    Cattitude Chillin' With My Peeps

    Some folks (like me!) love the oddballs and castaways of the world. [​IMG]
  7. muddyhorse

    muddyhorse Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 11, 2009
    Bloomsdale, MO
    you are right it is hideous beyond belief. put it in a box and send it here [​IMG] the horror the horror argh my eyes [​IMG]

    I've never seen a black partridge ?
  8. Cetawin

    Cetawin Chicken Beader

    Mar 20, 2008
    NW Kentucky
    I have an oddball little silkie too...it is a solid black from two partridge parents. Cute little thing too. No idea what it will look like when it grows up.
  9. GwenReaper

    GwenReaper Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 7, 2009
    Memphis, TN
    There is no such thing as an ugly silkie!!!
  10. flowerchicks

    flowerchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 18, 2009
    n. california
    I think it's a beeeeuuuutiful silkie. I would love to have one with those markings. [​IMG]

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