silkies or cochins

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by ameraucanacrazy, Feb 17, 2009.

  1. ameraucanacrazy

    ameraucanacrazy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    which chicken is a better brooder
     
  2. katrinag

    katrinag Chillin' With My Peeps

    Silkies.
     
  3. chutewoman

    chutewoman Out Of The Brooder

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    Silkies are very broody. :eek:)
     
  4. ameraucanacrazy

    ameraucanacrazy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    which silky color is better for showing
     
  5. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:It depends on your preference. What colors do you like?
     
  6. ameraucanacrazy

    ameraucanacrazy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i like splash
     
  7. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:if you raise splash, they need to be kept with the blues, otherwise the splash coloring will fade out through the generations, and the chicks will become almost white with no markings. You can keep blue/black and splash together.
     

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