9 month old sex inquiry

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Kozychickens, Jan 23, 2016.

  1. Kozychickens

    Kozychickens Out Of The Brooder

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    My silkies are 9 months old. No crowing and no eggs. We have two roosters. Are these female? Excuse the bad hair day (rain and snow) [​IMG]
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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Spring Dreaming Premium Member

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    They appear to be hens at nine months.
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    I don't see anything screaming cockerel so I'm thinking pullets on both of them. :eek:)
     
  5. Kozychickens

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    Yay for hens! When should we expect eggs?
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    They should start laying shortly.
     
  7. Chicken Egg 17

    Chicken Egg 17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If it's cold out that might be why there not laying because silkies aren't that cold hardy so that might be why there not laying at nine months
     
  8. MadamPoofyBrow

    MadamPoofyBrow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i would expect eggs from both of them mid February. [​IMG]
     
  9. Kozychickens

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    Thanks everyone!
     
  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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