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silkie ok?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by deejeff442, Oct 5, 2013.

  1. deejeff442

    deejeff442 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    my wife went and got 2 silkies today.i looked at them and seems on both of them their beaks dont line up.is this normal? i looked at different pics and dont see it on the pics
     
  2. enola

    enola Overrun With Chickens

    A clear close up shot will help us answer your question better.
     
  3. deejeff442

    deejeff442 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i can try for a pic.but seems their beeks are long .the top one has alot of turn down so the bottom one is too long to line up.if that makes sense. i wonder if i have to file or clip either the top or bottom beak?
     
  4. deejeff442

    deejeff442 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    nobody knows how to file a beek? i put a coddle bone in there but they dont touch it
     
  5. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Usually the top beak is hte one that needs trimming. Can you post a photo?
     

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