Rainbow Chickens?! Is this possible?!

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by ChickyGirl12, Oct 2, 2014.

  1. ChickyGirl12

    ChickyGirl12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have seen lots of pictures of blue, purple, pink, green and yellow Silkie chickens, all the pics say they are not photo shopped or dyed, and I find this hard to believe. This may sound like a dumb question, but, is there a way to breed multi colored, chickens?
    Any input is appreciated!
    Thanks!
     
  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchaholic Extrordinaire Premium Member

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    Nope, they're dyed :) People dye silkies all the time, especially around easter. They use white silkies.
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    X2 on that, despite that fact that dyeing chicks is illegal in about half of the 50 states.
     
  4. ChickyGirl12

    ChickyGirl12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh wow! Thanks for the answers, I was thinking they were dyed but I thought I would ask.
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    You're welcome.
     

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