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Picking up a couple silkie chicks tomorrow.

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by photographybycasea, Mar 7, 2012.

  1. photographybycasea

    photographybycasea In the Brooder

    Mar 31, 2011
    They just hatched today.
    I will be picking them up tomorrow at 5:30.

    I need oppinions please!!

    How many should i get?

    What colors should i look for?

    Thank you! :D

  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Crowing Premium Member

    Dec 22, 2009
    How many birds do you currently have? Are you wanting silkies for broodies? How large is your coop? As for the colors you should pick which ever appeal to you. Just make sure to post lots of pictures [​IMG]
  3. photographybycasea

    photographybycasea In the Brooder

    Mar 31, 2011
    I have one bantam chick, and one RIR hen. My coop is pretty big, its actually a chainlink dog pen here is a link to a photo https://www.facebook.com/messages/7...0136481424121.286410.571629120&type=1&theater

    I want silkies because they are too cute!! & i hear they are pretty friendly.
    I love to sit out near the pen with my coffee in the mornings and watch them play (im such a creep lol)

    I really like the white, buff and splash but i guess ill see what catches my eye when i get there. :D

    Ohhh i will deffinatly be posting lots of pics! I love to watch them grow :]]]]
  4. FlockHappy

    FlockHappy In the Brooder

    Jan 5, 2011
    North Carolina
    I got three silkies for the same reason you got them....wish I got more though.....

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