Silkies hatched today!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by shelleyb1969, Mar 30, 2009.

  1. shelleyb1969

    shelleyb1969 Star Bright Farm

    I set 4 eggs and got 4 new chicks! [​IMG]
    Mom is black, and Dad is either "Columbo", my colombian grey roo, or "Razz", my white roo. [​IMG]
    From the looks of these chicks, I think Columbo is getting most of the action. [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Apr 12, 2009
  2. Poulets De Cajun

    Poulets De Cajun Overrun With Chickens

    Columbian gray roo?

    They look like 3 blues and a black to me.
     
  3. Sock Puppet

    Sock Puppet Grumpy Hen

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    They are super cute!
     
  4. THough1956

    THough1956 Chillin' With My Peeps

    AWWWWWWWWWW. Congrats!![​IMG]
     
  5. shelleyb1969

    shelleyb1969 Star Bright Farm

    Quote:Here's Columbo. He comes from a Colombian roo and a Grey hen. Since no one has been able to tell me his definite color, I'm just calling him Colombian Grey. [​IMG]

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  6. Poulets De Cajun

    Poulets De Cajun Overrun With Chickens

    He's gorgeous, but definitely a mixed color. Unless he is a grey that has a rampid amount of silver. Needless to say the chicks are very good looking and have very nice vaults. You should definitely get some fluff from them.
     
  7. nikevijo

    nikevijo HorseAholic

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    Beautiful babies! Love the gray. Columbo is very handsome
     
  8. shelleyb1969

    shelleyb1969 Star Bright Farm

    Quote:Thanks Poulets. This is my first set of chicks from my Silkies. I'm not into showing and all that jazz, but I do like good quality birds.
     
  9. chickflick

    chickflick Overrun With Chickens

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    Gosh, how adorable!!! Make me want some more.... no, must not give in to temptation! [​IMG]
     
  10. SunnyChic

    SunnyChic Keep The Sunny Side Up

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    [​IMG] Those are beautiful chicks!
     

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