What color is this silkie???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mama24, Mar 31, 2012.

  1. mama24

    mama24 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 7, 2010
    GSO, NC
    I've never seen one like this. I saw it at the feed store. The girl working there said she had silkie and had no idea. So I took 2 home and promised I'd take pics when they were older to show her what color they'd turn out to be. lol. The color in the photo is dead on, btw. It really is silvery gray with black stripes! Almost like a silver laced chick!

  2. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    Maybe some sort of spash? :idunno
  3. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 14, 2011
    lavender splash??? the other looks like a barred rock if it has a straight comb
  4. what ever it is im jeaulous LOL
  5. mama24

    mama24 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 7, 2010
    GSO, NC
    I have a splash silkie. They are just like any other splash breed, sort of a mottled light yellow and gray, no stripes or anything. I've never seen a chick that had stripes turn out splash. [​IMG] I'm really confused by this one. It looks like a silver laced chick to me. It would be SO COOL if it did turn out gray with black tipped fluff! Too cute!
  6. Rileysixchix

    Rileysixchix Chillin' With My Peeps

    Keep us updated with pictures! Love to see how it turns out!

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