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What are they? From the feed store- "Bantam Assortment"

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jessivogel, Mar 11, 2016.

  1. jessivogel

    jessivogel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I got some new chicks from the feed store. I was crossing my fingers for some silkies- and MAYBE a polish. [​IMG] Please let me know what you guys think :) if you need closer pics, let me know!

    #1- I have two like this, both slightly different colors though.
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    #2- I really thought this was a black silkie. Yup- doubting that now.
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    #3 Someone PLEASE confirm my suspicion... Is this a polish [​IMG]
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    #4 Blue silkie- please
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    #5 white silkie?
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    #6 No clue here- but they're CUTE!!
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    #7 another white silkie?
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    #8 this looks like a silkie... A buff maybe?
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  2. jessivogel

    jessivogel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    #1- here are some pictures of both of them.
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  3. CliffB

    CliffB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    silkies, cochins, polish and i'm not sure of the black one.
     
  4. jessivogel

    jessivogel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you don't mind me asking- which Do you think are which, please?
     
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    CliffB Chillin' With My Peeps

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  6. jessivogel

    jessivogel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay- here their feet are :) i can definitely tell that 3 & 4 have more feathers in their feet!

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    #2 (the blue)
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    #4 buff? Definitely not white
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  7. CliffB

    CliffB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All silkies in that group of 4.
     
  8. jessivogel

    jessivogel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yay!!! Happy dance!! How can you tell? What's the difference between them and Cochin feet?
     
  9. CliffB

    CliffB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A cochin typically has 4 toes but are a common breed to have the 5 toe mutation. The black skin and 5 toes is typically a silkie.
     
  10. jessivogel

    jessivogel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So would a Cochin be more apt to have yellow feet and 4 toes?
     

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