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14 week old Silkie - hen or roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by PowellAnimals, Sep 29, 2015.

  1. PowellAnimals

    PowellAnimals Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am striking out on Silkies and it seems like all of mine show themselves as male just after I get rid of everyone who I thought was male. What are the thoughts on this 14 week old? He is wet and muddy in these photos so I can get better photos tomorrow morning if it helps. He is not crowing yet.

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  2. CascadiaRiver

    CascadiaRiver Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I vote rooster, those tail feathers and the large comb make me think male :3
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    Cockerel
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    cockerel but, just the same would like to see a photo of him all clean and bathed.
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    I agree. :eek:(
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Cockerel.
     
  7. Rhodebar Lover

    Rhodebar Lover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I also agree. :( That comb is too large ti be a pullet.
     

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