Standard Silkies?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by RavenStorm, Jun 9, 2008.

  1. RavenStorm

    RavenStorm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know that there are standard-sized silkies available in Asian countries, but it seems that only the bantam varieties are available here in the US. Does anyone know why? Does anyone know how I can get a bigger variety without breaking any importation laws?
     
  2. RavenStorm

    RavenStorm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No one knows? [​IMG]
     
  3. tororider

    tororider Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You could create your own over generations by only breeding the largest in your flock together. Not the answer you were looking for I am sure, but it could be done.
     
  4. hcammack

    hcammack Overrun With Chickens

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    I have not heard of them here in the US sorry
     
  5. RavenStorm

    RavenStorm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh well. Thanks anyway! My mother-in-law is visiting family right now in Taiwan, I'll read up on importation laws and see if she will be able to legally bring me some fertilized eggs.
     

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