Types of Silkis

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Coreenelane, Sep 17, 2016.

  1. Coreenelane

    Coreenelane Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Last spring I got some silkis from TSC and they have a different comb than my other silkis. They have a single comb and wattles. I thought they were roos until the eggs showed up in the fair cage. How do I find out if they are not true Silkis?
     
  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Dark Sider Premium Member

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    If they have single combs they are not show quality sikies. Hatchery silkies often have this problem due to bad breeding. They don't conform to the show standard at all. If you want real, show quality silkies you will have to get some from a breeder.
     
  3. Coreenelane

    Coreenelane Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Thanks , I have one hen that is a good silki so I will not be breeding the TSC silkis.
     

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