6 week old Silky Chicken Cockeral or pullet?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by lilchicky123, May 16, 2016.

  1. lilchicky123

    lilchicky123 Out Of The Brooder

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    Just wondering about my little Silky Chicken. Didn't know maybe to early to tell? Thanks
     
    Last edited: May 16, 2016
  2. ChickenLover200

    ChickenLover200 Overrun With Chickens

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    Silkies generally have to be older to sex. Sometimes you can't tell gender till they either crow or lay an egg. Because the comb seems somewhat "pronouced", just a guess would be cockerel,but time will tell :)
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Early guess is just a guess but, I think a cockerel because of comb and not much crest. The bigger the comb the more it pushes crest to the back of head.
     
  4. Chick-N-Fun

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    Hey Lilchick!
    Take a deep breath.......relax.......and wait!!!!! [​IMG] [​IMG]
    This picture does make the comb look so much bigger than it really is..........
     
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