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Silkies?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Vcomb, Sep 11, 2008.

  1. Vcomb

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    between this site and eggbid I see a lot of people raising, buying, wanting, craving, etc. silkies. I used to have some, but found breeds I liked better.


    So I gotta ask, What's the big fascination with silkies?
     
  2. monarc23

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    For one, silkies are chickens [​IMG] you'd have a ton more comments by now if you were posting on teh normal chicken part. This forum right here is for mostly game birds/ducks/turkeys etc. [​IMG]


    I"m getting silkie hatching eggs in the mail hopefully tomorrow, i thnk they are gorgeous, different, and adorable. [​IMG] They remind me a lot of cochin chickens...except different feathering...just pretty, cute, small very broodie birds. [​IMG]
     
  3. Vcomb

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    Quote:good point:rolleyes: though there are those silkie ducks;)


    soooo is there a way i can move this thing to the proper local?
     
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  4. monarc23

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    Quote:good point:rolleyes: though there are those silkie ducks;)


    soooo is there a way i can move this thing to the proper local?

    silkie ducks! WHAT WHERE!?!?! I wanna see! LOL! I never knew there was silkie ducks!?!

    Hmm not sure i think moderators usually move em you could request it be moved?
     
  5. monarc23

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    woahhh! silkie ducks are cuuute! Very simliar to normal ducks but fuzzy!! AWH thanks for clueing me in!!!
     
  6. Vcomb

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    your welcome. there's also silkie doves and pigeons.
     
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    Seriously....not pulling my leg? lol [​IMG]
     
  8. monarc23

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    Quote:OMG!!! awhhh, okay I deffinatly gotta get silkie pigeons someday then. This opens a whole new door to me!


    This is probably silly but I seriosuly wonder if theres silkie turkeys, and silkie peacocks, those would be interesting to see ha ha!
     
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    Quote:Nope! [​IMG] Google "silkie ducks" its' pretty cool! [​IMG] Im going to go google silkie pigeons and doves, im really curiosu what those look like!
     

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