Cream, White, Tinted
Tolerates Heat Well
Not Cold Hardy
Baby Chicks: Cuckoo Silkie Bantam
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New Breed for 2024!
The Cuckoo Silkie Bantam is a feathered masterpiece that brings charm, warmth, and wonder to your backyard! With their striking feather pattern, friendly nature, and great mothering abilities, these bantams are an excellent choice for novice and experienced poultry keepers alike.
Charming Appearance: Cuckoo Silkie Bantams are celebrated for their exquisite feathering. Their feathers have a distinctive cuckoo pattern, which consists of a striking combination of white and black stripes. This unique plumage adds a touch of sophistication to your flock, making them a real head-turner.
Small Size, Big Personality: Cuckoo Silkie Bantams are renowned for their friendly and docile nature, making them an ideal choice for families, children, and poultry enthusiasts seeking a sociable and endearing companion. These charming birds are known to enjoy human interaction and will quickly become the feathered stars of your flock.
You can expect your silkie hen to lay about three eggs per week. Silkies often go broody and make excellent mothers when they do
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What to know about Marek's disease vaccine
- We offer the Marek's Disease vaccine on the checkout page.
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- Due to Rhode Island state law, the minimum order of day-old chicks shipped to Rhode Island is 12.