Silkie & Mix somethingerother???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by ERnoleGuy, Sep 23, 2009.

  1. ERnoleGuy

    ERnoleGuy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was given this bantam and I was told that she is about 9 months old and is part silkie. Any idea what else she might be mixed with. She lays the cutest little white eggs (sometimes a bit off white).

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    Those little white ones are hers.
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  2. Little Ameraucana Mom

    Little Ameraucana Mom Need Help, Can't stop hatching!!!

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    I don't know, but she is cute. Maybe someone who knows will get on here and venture a guess.
     
  3. catwalk

    catwalk Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 19, 2009
    Beautiful! She have a V comb? Kinda? Duccles have them, I think. But they don't normally come in white, and I think Silkies are recessive white, so the other breed is either dominant white or carrying recessive white. I know that doesn't decide anything, but I think it means that the other breed has to be able to come in white.
     
  4. catwalk

    catwalk Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 19, 2009
    Nope, Duccles don't have V combs. Sorry, square one!
     
  5. guinea fowl galore

    guinea fowl galore Chillin' With My Peeps

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    sorry i don't know what breed she is but she has the most beautiful eyes, she looks so freindly.
     
  6. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    That's actually a 'bad' rosecomb. I have no idea what she is mixed with, but she is just darling!
     
  7. My Little Sister's Farm

    My Little Sister's Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a bad buttercup comb to me. Could she be a smidge siccilian? I'm actually thinking she's part leghorn or banty leghorn
     
  8. texasbartrambaby

    texasbartrambaby Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She looks like silkie and leghorn to me - my lh have that build and tail! [​IMG]
     
  9. Rodeoclown1189

    Rodeoclown1189 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    in my opinion she looks like a sultan Silkie cross.... Sultans are in both standard and bantam and both have v combs and also have feathered shanks and five toes just like the Silkie... this is a picture that i gotten from www.feathersite.com
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    hope this helped
     
    Last edited: Sep 24, 2009
  10. Goose and Fig

    Goose and Fig Grateful Geese

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    I was going to say sultan too- but I don't know what kind of combs they have.
     

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