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Poultry and Livestock: Look at my cuckoo silkie chick

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green04735
Bridgewater, ME

February 11, 2012
7:46 AM

Post #9002701

I finally have a cuckoo silkie,the lady that I get my hatching eggs form said she had some in here flock and after three batches I finally got one.Love that barring,he she is four weeks old

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green04735
Bridgewater, ME

February 11, 2012
7:46 AM

Post #9002703

another

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titaniumRX8
Mint Hill, NC
(Zone 7b)

February 11, 2012
12:22 PM

Post #9003037

Are you going to name her Dot? LOL
porkpal
Richmond, TX

February 11, 2012
12:39 PM

Post #9003052

Tweed-y?
DonnaB
Vancleave, MS
(Zone 8b)

February 11, 2012
12:56 PM

Post #9003069

looks like it will have a great top knot too
green04735
Bridgewater, ME

February 11, 2012
5:07 PM

Post #9003345

Any guesses as to what sex it is?I`m leaning towards girl,she is smaller that some of the others.I like Dot

Eufaula

Eufaula
Eatonton, GA
(Zone 8b)

February 12, 2012
11:53 AM

Post #9004136

OoOoOoooo! wiggggggle,sh-sh-shaky hands here!!!!! A CUCKOO Silkie...oh you all just know I want one!!!! Soooo pretty. Oh Green ...Lucky lucky lucky!!
green04735
Bridgewater, ME

February 12, 2012
3:33 PM

Post #9004320

I know Iknow
green04735
Bridgewater, ME

April 15, 2012
4:46 PM

Post #9083833

She or he is growing fast,really tall

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porkpal
Richmond, TX

April 15, 2012
5:43 PM

Post #9083891

I've never seen a cuckoo Silkie before - very unusual!

Eufaula

Eufaula
Eatonton, GA
(Zone 8b)

April 16, 2012
6:03 AM

Post #9084369

Love love love it!
green04735
Bridgewater, ME

April 17, 2012
3:44 PM

Post #9086588

Better picture of the cuckoo,don`t know if its boy or girl,thinking a girl from top knot

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green04735
Bridgewater, ME

April 18, 2012
4:03 PM

Post #9088014

Unusual color

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porkpal
Richmond, TX

April 18, 2012
8:18 PM

Post #9088321

It sure is! What would you call it?
green04735
Bridgewater, ME

April 19, 2012
3:32 AM

Post #9088485

I was told he is a silver/gray partridge with autosomal red leakage.

Eufaula

Eufaula
Eatonton, GA
(Zone 8b)

April 19, 2012
5:16 AM

Post #9088550

Thats what I want, a garden full of fluffy puffy colorful unusual silkies. Just for me to look at! Green your babies are soooo beautiful!
smedgekles
Conroe, TX

April 19, 2012
6:00 AM

Post #9088609

What a beauty!
titaniumRX8
Mint Hill, NC
(Zone 7b)

April 19, 2012
4:25 PM

Post #9089380

Looks like your silky is wearing a red fur coat and hat...LOL
green04735
Bridgewater, ME

April 19, 2012
4:47 PM

Post #9089402

I just love looking at them,I have a swing right in front of the coop and I just sit there and watch them.I have all kinds of tiny babies to
Light_for_Jesus

(Zone 6b)

April 19, 2012
5:15 PM

Post #9089426

I like him or her too.

green04735
Bridgewater, ME

April 24, 2012
5:31 AM

Post #9095582

Cuckoo is a rooster so is the different colored one.
DonnaB
Vancleave, MS
(Zone 8b)

April 24, 2012
9:49 AM

Post #9095950

beautiful. I have never seen a cuckoo silkie
ItsMeChrissy
Union Grove, WI
(Zone 5b)

April 28, 2012
9:35 AM

Post #9101192

Such a cute chick! I love to watch them as they grow up and get their feathers but sure do wish they didn't change so fast!
green04735
Bridgewater, ME

April 28, 2012
12:07 PM

Post #9101323

I know,love the chicks,hate it when the mothers don`t want them anymore they are so mean to them.Have some right now and they don`t know why there moms don`t want them anymore,so sad.

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