Standard Sized Silkies in the US?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Naamahbengals, Jan 11, 2014.

  1. Naamahbengals

    Naamahbengals Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm told that Standard sized silkies are not in the US, only in the UK.

    I find it hard to believe that not a single breeder in the US has bred their bantam silkies for size until they've gotten up to Standard, or that someone hasn't imported a Standard pair.

    Anyone? Anyone at all?
     
  2. Egghead_Jr

    Egghead_Jr Overrun With Chickens

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  3. gootziecat

    gootziecat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Shadowpaint In Idaho use to have std Silkies but I don't know if she still has them.
     
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