What size leg bands for a silkie chick to a silkie adult?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Cetacea, Apr 11, 2007.

  1. Cetacea

    Cetacea Out Of The Brooder

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    I wanted to put bands on my chicks and wanted to know what sizes I need to order. What size do they start with and what do they end with? Thanks.

    Susan
     
  2. asher

    asher Chicken Enabler Extraordinaire

    Jan 26, 2007
    Mountains of NC
    From what I read, #4 for new chick, #5 for half grown and #6 or 7 for full grown.
     
  3. pipermark

    pipermark Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2007
    Arkansas
    I was thinking of useing plastic wire wraps. I can color code to the orgin of the eggs.
     
  4. Smoky73

    Smoky73 Lyon Master

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    I am pretty sure I bought size 7 for adults.
     

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