Here are some pictures of my white Silkie rooster and showgirl hen, along with a black rooster and black hen.

I also have some chicks recently hatched out that will join this flock in a few months

Here is a little info pulled from Wikipedia on the breed.

The Silkie (sometimes alternatively spelled Silky) is a breed of chicken named for its atypically fluffy plumage, which is said to feel like silk. The breed has several other unusual qualities, such as black skin, flesh, and bones, blue earlobes, and five toes on each foot, whereas most chickens only have four. They are often exhibited in poultry shows, and appear in various colors.

In addition to their distinctive physical characteristics, Silkies are well known for their calm, friendly temperament. Among the most docile of poultry, Silkies are considered an ideal pet. Hens are also exceptionally broody, and make good mothers. Though they are fair layers themselves, laying about three eggs a week, they are commonly used to hatch eggs from other breeds and bird species. Silkies are considered “true bantams” because they have no large counterpart.

More info available here http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silkie

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