The silkie is a breed named for its fluffy coat, which is said to feel like silk and satin. They have several unusual qualities, they have black skin and bones, blue earlobes and 5 toes on each foot (most chickens have 4.)
In addition to their beautiful appearance, silkies are well known for their calm, friendly temperament. It is among the most docile of breeds, ideal for families due to their sweet nature.
We have large fowl and bantam, bearded and non bearded varieties in a selection of colours. The silkies are exceptionally popular and often carry a waiting list, please contact us for information on availability.