silkie eggs??>.<

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Justino, Jan 8, 2008.

  1. Justino

    Justino ♪♫ Rockin' Rooster ♪♫

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    how big are silkie eggs compared to RIR eggs? also what color are they? iam gonna hatch silkies hopefully put the eggs in the incubator fri or sat if the eggs come [​IMG] and was just wondering how big the eggs will be [​IMG] ...THANKS!
     
  2. Frozen Feathers

    Frozen Feathers Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2007
    Maine
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    I believe this is actually a BSL egg (on the right) but it is just about the same size as a RIR egg. That's either a Silkie or a Japanese bantam egg...lol, I can't remember... but they are similar in size and color.
    Here's a whole slew of Silkie eggs.
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  3. Josie

    Josie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here is some information I got from
    http://www.poultryhelp.com/crafteggs.html

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    1 - BobWhite Quail
    2 - Coturnix Quail
    3 - Red Golden Pheasant
    4 - Silver Duckwing Old English Bantam
    5 - Buff Japanese Bantam
    6 - Black Old English Bantam
    7 - Lemon Blue Modern Game Bantam
    8 - White Cochin Bantam
    9 - Silver Sebright Bantam
    10 - Mottled Japanese Bantam
    11 - White Silkie Bantam
    12 - Silver Spangled Hamburg
    13 - Lavender Guinea Fowl
    14 - Pearl Guinea Fowl
    15 - White Guinea Fowl
    16 - Lakenvelder
    17 - Barred Plymouth Rock (same as Rhode Island Red)
    18 - Mallard Duck
    19 - White Duck
    20 - Blue India Peafowl
     

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