What kind of comb on my partridge silkie???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Brooke78, Aug 1, 2014.

  1. Brooke78

    Brooke78 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is supposed to be a bearded silkie with walnut comb but not sure what this comb is ??[​IMG]
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  2. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

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    That's a Single Comb.
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    X2 on single comb. You can clearly see the points on it.
     
  4. Brooke78

    Brooke78 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks I'm new to silkies and all the ones they had where we bought them had walnut combs I was just wondering why this one's was different ?
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    A single comb is a recessive trait that shows up occasionally in Silkies, especially in hatchery bred Silkies.
     

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