Splash Silkies My New Chickens

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Ray Peacer, Sep 28, 2018.

  1. Ray Peacer

    Ray Peacer In the Brooder

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    I have sold all my quail and returned to raising chickens. Splash Silkies. IMG_20180928_123128.jpg
     
  2. FlomatonsFlocks

    FlomatonsFlocks Songster

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    So cute! How does the splash thing work?
     
  3. snow5164

    snow5164 Crowing

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    My splash silkies have very little black . Yours are beautiful ,

    So is that mom , dad and their babies ? 69F58EDD-E215-475E-AD42-3FE510D1E89E.jpeg
     
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  4. Ray Peacer

    Ray Peacer In the Brooder

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    When you breed to create blue: splash is a by product. If you breed splash to splash you can still get blacks and whites that carry the splash gene. Even breeding blue to blue you only get 50% blue.
     
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  5. Ray Peacer

    Ray Peacer In the Brooder

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    Not sure. Bought them and wasn't told.
     
  6. Ray Peacer

    Ray Peacer In the Brooder

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    No, I am in the process of building a moveable 8ft X 7ft lot and house.
     

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