So Why Don't Silkies Come as LF??????

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Birch Run Farm, Nov 3, 2008.

  1. Birch Run Farm

    Birch Run Farm Biddy up!

    Sep 5, 2008
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    Inquiring minds want to know. I only do big birds. [​IMG]
     
  2. chickens4jojo

    chickens4jojo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What is LF??! [​IMG]
     
  3. SterlingAcres

    SterlingAcres Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 17, 2008
    Poconos, PA
    Large Fowl.
     
  4. LittleChickenRacingTeam

    LittleChickenRacingTeam On vacation

    Jan 11, 2007
    Ontario, CANADA
    In Europe silkies come as both Standard & Bantams.

    The North American version is somewhere in between actually.

    Also the large crest favoured in NA is not the breed standard over there.
     
  5. chickens4jojo

    chickens4jojo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh! I think I saw some in EBAY this last spring/summer. They were HUGE with all that "fur!" And pretty*IMHO* [​IMG]
     
  6. Birch Run Farm

    Birch Run Farm Biddy up!

    Sep 5, 2008
    VERMONT
    Well, someone must make some big girls for me.......
     
  7. LittleChickenRacingTeam

    LittleChickenRacingTeam On vacation

    Jan 11, 2007
    Ontario, CANADA
    cross a silkie with an LF Cochin & see what you get
     
  8. Shared Acres

    Shared Acres Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree, I wouldn't mind the bigger ones myself.
     
  9. siz8003

    siz8003 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 31, 2007
    Fitz.,NH
    Quote:I got them and LOL they are not LF
     
  10. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2008
    Quote:LCRT is right
     

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