what kind of silkies are these?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Dixiebazarre, Feb 26, 2015.

  1. Dixiebazarre

    Dixiebazarre In the Brooder

    Dec 27, 2014
    Bogart GA
    the first two pics is the one with the larger pouf on it's head. coloring is more muted brown with some gold/black mottled feathers under the fluff. gold around the neck. the last 2 pics is the smaller chick mostly black, grey and white. I am new to chickens and am baffled by the types of silkies. The girl I got them from said she thought they were partridge. What do you think? (sorry for the bad pic quality) also, any idea how to sex these two? they run around like crazy and chest bump. I thought rooster till I read it's ust a chick behavior. they are around 7-8 weeks old.

    Last edited: Feb 26, 2015
  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

    Jul 24, 2013
    The first one looks like a Partridge, and the second one looks like a Silver Patridge (if there is a color like that with Silkies).
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