5 week old Silkie, roo or hen?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Tlco, Oct 22, 2016.

  1. Tlco

    Tlco Out Of The Brooder

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    How do you tell on the Silkie if they are Roo's or Hen?

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    Same chick might need better pics let me know.."she" didn't want to be held or be still. Lol
     
    Last edited: Oct 22, 2016
  2. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Much to young yet. Need to be at least 3 months old for accurate guesses.
     
  3. Tlco

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    Wow..ok guess it's a wait and see ...will post more pictures later keep watching for pictures
     
  4. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Will do, Silkies are extremely hard to sex when they are young.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Sometimes you don't know with silkies till they lay or crow - honestly. 5 weeks is much too early to expect anything but wild guesses.
     

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