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What is this little bantam hen?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by kycowgirlchick, Nov 6, 2008.

  1. kycowgirlchick

    kycowgirlchick Chillin' With My Peeps

    I have acquired a little red hen with feathers on her feet. Does anyone know what she is? Or is she just a pretty mix?
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  2. Foxhound lady

    Foxhound lady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    TX baby!
    Silkie mix

    does she have 5 toes?
     
  3. mahsmaj

    mahsmaj Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a silkie X EE... [​IMG]
     
  4. nhnanna

    nhnanna Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree, silkie mix [​IMG]
    Very pretty [​IMG]
     
  5. baldie

    baldie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't know, but she is soooo cute!!!
     
  6. mahsmaj

    mahsmaj Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] I have nine EE X BO chicks that look almost exactly like her but without the feathered feet and the silkie face!!! Gotta love 'em!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  7. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Overrun With Chickens

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    I had a hen that look exactly like that. it was a silkie X Buff Ameracanu.
     
  8. kycowgirlchick

    kycowgirlchick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thanks for the info. I would have never thought silkie. I have paired her with a cute frizzle. They should make pretty babies together. She is a good layer.
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