Approved ABA Varieties are known as; Bearded/Non-bearded White, Bearded/Non-bearded Black, Bearded/Non-bearded Buff, Bearded/Non-bearded Blue, Bearded/Non-bearded Splash, Bearded/Non-bearded Gray, Bearded/Non-bearded Partridge, Bearded Self Blue, Bearded White Naked Neck.
APA Standard Of Perfection for Bearded Silkie 2001
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| Feather Legged Bantams - |
Weights: Cock 36 oz. Cockerel 32 oz.
Hen 32 oz. Pullet 28 oz.
Shape - Male and Female
| § Saddle: Male - Rising from back at base
of cape, very broad and round, plumage profuse and long, lower saddle
feathers flowing over tips of wings and mingling with fluff.