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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mom of silkies, Dec 9, 2014.

  1. mom of silkies

    mom of silkies Songster

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    What age do silkies lay?
     

  2. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Most chickens start laying between 5 and 7 months old. Silkies aren't known for being great layers, so they should start closer to the 7 month mark.
     
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    x2 on this.
     
  4. mom of silkies

    mom of silkies Songster

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    My silkies are five months and still haven't layed! but I love my girls. so I don't mind.
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    X3 on this.
     
  6. mom of silkies

    mom of silkies Songster

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    ok, thank you. what color eggs do they lay?
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Silkie eggs are generally cream in color.
     

  8. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    X2 on that.
     
  9. mom of silkies

    mom of silkies Songster

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    cream colored. Ok, thanks i was unsure.
     

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