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Can anyone tell me if this silkie is a male or female? PIC HEAVY

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by vtara16, Nov 9, 2009.

  1. vtara16

    vtara16 Out Of The Brooder

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    Can anyone tell me if the silkie below a male or female?

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  2. jbowen9

    jbowen9 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    looks like a boy to me
     
  3. asher

    asher Chicken Enabler Extraordinaire

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    Yup, my money is on boy, too.
     
  4. Carol.in.WV

    Carol.in.WV Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I believe he is a boy also. The long pointy hackle feathers and the larger comb are clues. Looks like my boys and not my one (wish there were more) girl.
     
  5. jeepseahawk

    jeepseahawk Out Of The Brooder

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    He looks like a boy, went through this last week with photos on here. Everybody here said a boy and this one looks exactly like mine. I heard a crow and couldn't figure out who it was, sure enough, a day later he crowed in my presence.

    Here is the post...page 2 and 3 has his photos

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=266909&p=1


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    Last edited: Nov 19, 2009

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