Can Anyone Help Sexing Silkies??

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chickie Mamma, Dec 5, 2008.

  1. Chickie Mamma

    Chickie Mamma Farmer at Heart

    Apr 20, 2008
    Sherman, CT
    Hello again, this is Perdue on left and Clucky on right. Any ideas on the sex?? In pic #2 it is Perdue. They have similar combs, but different poofs [​IMG] Thanks..
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  2. Chickie Mamma

    Chickie Mamma Farmer at Heart

    Apr 20, 2008
    Sherman, CT
    OOps... pic #1 is Perdue. 2nd pic is Perdue on left and Clucky on right.
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  3. BayCityBabe

    BayCityBabe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How old are they? I am thinking they are both roos, if over 4 months of age.
     
  4. Chickie Mamma

    Chickie Mamma Farmer at Heart

    Apr 20, 2008
    Sherman, CT
    Hello, they are between 10 -11 weeks..
     
  5. panner123

    panner123 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 15, 2007
    Garden Valley, ca
    I only way I know for sure to tell is watch them closely. The one that crows is the roo and the one that lays the eggs is the hen. It is that hard to tell until they are a little older.
     

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