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Silkie Colour....

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by nzpouter, Jan 12, 2010.

  1. nzpouter

    nzpouter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    right genetic people.... any take on this chick's colour?


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  2. Funky Feathers

    Funky Feathers former Fattie

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    Hard to tell at that age. Maybe mixed? What colors are the parents? [​IMG]
     
  3. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

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    To be honest it almost looks like lacing [​IMG]
     
  4. nzpouter

    nzpouter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Hmmmm.... yeah .. parents... that's the thing.. it's off the mix flock which includes some spare colour projects I'm working on...
     
  5. nzpouter

    nzpouter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:That's actually one of the project I'm working on.... [​IMG]
     
  6. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

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    Quote:That's actually one of the project I'm working on.... [​IMG]

    Cool! But i'm thinking the Silkie feathering may have some issues with it. Or not who knows. But the reason I said lacing is because it looks like a Silver Sebright chick.
     
  7. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    I was going to say grey (which is silver partridge), but not quite the usual presentation. For one thing, these chicklets appear to be going to have a wing patch--none of my silkies ever have,
     
  8. i'm sorry, but i could help myself but: Hello There! whats it like in NZ? [​IMG] i live in America! and question, why did the english have to standerize silkies, then rebantamize it? [​IMG]
     
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  9. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Ummm, no one that's posted on this thread is British. NZpouter is in New Zealand.
     
  10. my apologies, its just that england, austrlia(or however you spell it) and new zealand to me, are much alike in spelling and the such. i'm not to good in Geography, even know i am 3rd best in the geography bee at my school.
     
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