Question on silkie chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Julie's Silkies, Aug 29, 2008.

  1. Julie's Silkies

    Julie's Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have some chicks that have like a round buff ball on the top of the head and some that dont, anyone know.
     
  2. goldensunriseranch

    goldensunriseranch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The ones with the round puff probably have a vaulted skull. Feel their heads and see if the puffy ones feel just a tad soft in the head, just don't squeeze!
     
  3. Enchanted Sunrise Farms

    Enchanted Sunrise Farms Overrun With Chickens

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    Yes, some have the vaulted skulls and some don't. Does that answer your question?
     

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