Can You Sex My 6 Silkies??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Alex1010, Oct 22, 2015.

  1. Alex1010

    Alex1010 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    #1 3 Month Old White Silkie, Pullet?
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    #2 3 Month Old Black Silkie, Also A Pullet?
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    #3 3 Month Old Black Frizzle Silkie, A Pullet?
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    #4 3 Month Old White Silkie, Pullet??[​IMG]
    #5 3Month Old Black Silkie, Rooster[​IMG]
    #6 3 Month Old Black Silkie, Rooster??
     
  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Silkie are so hard to sex, but I'm thinking that #1 and #6 are likely cockerels. #5 is definitely a cockerel.

    Edited: also, the smooth feathered ones are not Silkies. They're probably Silkie mixes.
     
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  3. Alex1010

    Alex1010 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pretty Sure #1 Is Hen & 5 & 6 Are Roosters
     
  4. PerfectPlumage

    PerfectPlumage Chillin' With My Peeps

    number 1 Doesn't look like a silkie... Correct my if I am wrong :p
     
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  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    The white birds are mixes, and look like pullets.

    5 and 6 both look like cockerels.

    Not sure on the rest.
     
  6. Alex1010

    Alex1010 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How do you know there mixes? They got black skin 5 toes?? & 5/6 are roosters. Pretty sure there's 4 Pullets and 2 roosters
     
  7. PerfectPlumage

    PerfectPlumage Chillin' With My Peeps

    They don't have the same plumage as a silkie.
     
  8. Alex1010

    Alex1010 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I see that.. All my black ones do
     
  9. PerfectPlumage

    PerfectPlumage Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yes, the black ones are pure I think.
     
  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    No.5 roo - wrong color comb/ not a walnut comb - don't use for breeding please
     

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