Are my chicks male or female (silkie)

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by SilkiesRcool, Nov 3, 2016.

  1. SilkiesRcool

    SilkiesRcool Out Of The Brooder

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    I got some silkies as was wondering if anyone could tell the gender. I'm about 90% the buff is a roo though the buff being the youngest.[​IMG].[​IMG].[​IMG].[​IMG].[​IMG].[​IMG].[​IMG].[​IMG].[​IMG].[​IMG]
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

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    They are a bit young for anything but guess, but your buff is probably a rooster based on the comb color, and the white has wide comb so I would guess rooster on that one too. It will be another month or two before you can be sure though.
     
  3. SilkiesRcool

    SilkiesRcool Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok thank you
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    how old are they? Usually 4-5 mos. is when you can get a good read on genders but, some are impossible to tell until they crow or lay.
     
  5. SilkiesRcool

    SilkiesRcool Out Of The Brooder

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    Not sure about the age sorry
     

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