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By cpnahab, Jan 11, 2012 | |
  1. cpnahab
    I am looking for some info. We have 3 RI Reds and one Black Silkie. 5 months old. The Reds are hens, the Silkies was..... "for sure (99%) A HEN". So do Silkie hens really crow like roosters? Some web sites say they do. Our Silkie crows about 5 times each morning after the birds leave the coop. If it is really a rooster it will have to go. Input ? At this age how can I tell for sure if it is a cockerel or a hen? Thanks

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