A Silkie Bantam Pair?? or 2 of A kind??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by kera!, May 6, 2011.

  1. kera!

    kera! Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I thought I picked up a pair but bantams and silkies are hard to sex.. They are 3 weeks now! what you thinking!?
     
  2. JulieNKC

    JulieNKC Overrun With Chickens

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    Wait 3 more months, then ask again. Silkies are hard.
     
  3. kera!

    kera! Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know wanted to get a few more if they werent a pair they are hard to get.. and expensive..
     
  4. CrazyFowlFreak

    CrazyFowlFreak Pine Hill Farm

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    The only guess I'll make is based on the stance of the one on the right. Put 25 cents on it being a boy for me. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  5. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    They are just too little for me to take a guess. [​IMG]
     
  6. kera!

    kera! Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Can you tell at all with silkies or is hurry up and wait..
     
  7. CrazyFowlFreak

    CrazyFowlFreak Pine Hill Farm

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    In my experience with Silkies, you really just have to wait until they crow.[​IMG]
     
  8. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    Post more pics in a few weeks and let us have another go!!
     
  9. kera!

    kera! Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i Will do that in a few weeks.. when they are 6 weeks or so..
     
  10. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    kera! :

    i Will do that in a few weeks.. when they are 6 weeks or so..

    That is still WAY TYTT. At 6 MONTHS we should be able to make a pretty good guess.​
     

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