what is ur favorite type of silkie?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by moomoodiddy, Oct 2, 2012.

  1. moomoodiddy

    moomoodiddy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hey yall i need help on deciding on what colors of silkie to breed and sell so whats yalls favorite color that is not very comonly sold and that u would by thanxxx!!!
     
  2. omaeve

    omaeve Chillin' With My Peeps

    lavender not splits. But I love all the pastels.
     
  3. moomoodiddy

    moomoodiddy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    never heard of splits or pastels but i am definatly getting grey cuckoo and lav looked on the wanted ads and them were the most wanted with the least replies
     
  4. omaeve

    omaeve Chillin' With My Peeps

    most are projects birds, and rare of course. none are accepted by the apa yet.
     
  5. moomoodiddy

    moomoodiddy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    any other opinions?
     
  6. omaeve

    omaeve Chillin' With My Peeps

    my pair right now are dark blue frizze hen and dark blue silkie roo. you can keep the blue,splash and black in same pen. the other colors have to each be kept in a one color only pen. most folk will not buy if you mix breed colors.
     
  7. omaeve

    omaeve Chillin' With My Peeps

    http://www.sumner-byrdfarm.com/ my cousin david byrd sells silkies in nc.
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  8. moomoodiddy

    moomoodiddy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh my lord the last six months has changed me ahhh!! I have changes the type of silkie I want so many times lol but I am glad to say I am sticking with a bbs pen and paint pens I was going to get some frizzles but don't want to pay for shipping so I have someone close to me hatching some bbs ones out now and I might be breeding some small bantams with them I an so excited for this yr and thanx for all the help u guys !!! And ur cousin is really close to where my gramps lives so next time I visit them I may have to swing by thanx again yall
     
  9. elsfieldchickens

    elsfieldchickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    partrige and cuckoo and blue
     
  10. moomoodiddy

    moomoodiddy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I luv cuckoos!!!! but sadly anything i get will have to be local though
     

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