What type of chick is this? Naked neck

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by kiimmyn, May 14, 2016.

  1. kiimmyn

    kiimmyn Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 2, 2016
    Hi BYC, I was wondering what kind of chick this is. She has a naked neck. Is it a show girl silkie? And what is a turkin? Thanks!

  2. dries86

    dries86 Out Of The Brooder

    May 3, 2015
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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    She looks like a partridge(color) bow tie showgirl. Showgirls are not mixed breeds - that is in the background like most breeds. I believe you only need one cross of silkie to turken to get the naked neck features. From then on they continue to be showgirls/ silkies in the hatches. Some have bare necks for the entire length, bow tie showgirls have a puff of feathers lower on the neck.

    Please visit the Showgirl thread to learn more about them. They generally are the same temperament as regular silkies and good broodies . BTW showgirls are a variety of silkie.
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