The Silkie is a breed of chicken named for its atypically fluffy plumage, which is said to feel like silk and satin. The breed has several other unusual qualities, such as black skin and bones, blue earlobes, and five toes on each foot, whereas most chickens only have four. The are one the the oldest if not the oldest breed of chickens. They are well known for their ancient Asian medicinal properties. They adapt well to confinement and make excellent mothers to their chicks.
Attributes / Features:
- Bearded Black, Bearded Blue, Bearded Buff and Bearded White and Grey.
- Small Cream Tinted Eggs, 100 annually
- Very Calm (Cuddle Chicken)
- They make EXCELLENT PETS
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Was wondering if you had any silkies or frizzles available? What about Houdans? We got silkies from you last year 😊
Hi there! I hope they are going well! We don’t have any silkies yet but we will. Houdans are hatching regularly so we will have those available when you are ready!
I was wondering if you had any Silkie chicks?
We’re looking to add to our ladies 😊
Hi there! I’m sorry if this is the first response you have received. Busy times for us! We have just started incubation for this season! This will continue through the fall. Please watch our FB page for hatch announcements. Thank you for being a great customer!
Hello, I’m looking for a few silkie hens, do you have any?