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Use:                 Ornamental

Egg Color:       Tinted Cream

Egg Size:         Small

Eggs:                190

Temperament: Friendly, Calm

In addition to their distinctive physical characteristics, Silkies are well known for their calm, friendly temperament. It is among the most docile of poultry. Hens are also exceptionally broody, and care for young well. Though they are fair layers themselves, laying only about three eggs a week, they are commonly used to hatch eggs from other breeds and bird species due to their broody nature.

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