question about silkie looks

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by duckynewbie, Mar 8, 2016.

  1. duckynewbie

    duckynewbie In the Brooder

    Jan 18, 2016
    Eventually I would like to get some silkies. Not ready for them just yet. I've noticed in pics some silkies have the really poofy feathers on the head & others don't. Is it different breeds? When I'm ready to buy some how do I know if I'm going to get the poofy heads or not? TIA

  2. chicklover 1998

    chicklover 1998 Songster

    Sep 30, 2015
    no they aren't different it is the angle of the picture or they just have less fluffy heads, you will probably get poofy headed chicks, there are some that don't have a really large poof but that could be that they were trimmed, or they weren't full silkie.

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