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Red skinned bantams

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jacsta, Jul 24, 2013.

  1. jacsta

    jacsta Hatching

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    Can anyone help with the identification of the following 2 bantams. I bought them as ' 4 week old silkie chicks' last December And the do have 5 toes. Also do you think they are hens, they aren't crowing or laying eggs?
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  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 9 Years

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    Well can't see the photos well enough but, silkies should have black skin. That doesn't necessarily mean they aren't silkies -just not show/breeding quality. Do they have walnut combs?
     
  3. redsoxs

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    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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  5. jacsta

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    Hi thanks for that. Yes they do have walnut combs, they seem a bit bigger than my other silkie hens combs. I had hoped that they would be laying by now...humph. Thanks for answering my query.
     
  6. liz9910

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    Welcome to BYC! Good luck on IDing your chickens.
     

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