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Cockerels or pullets???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by lilchicky123, May 19, 2016.

  1. lilchicky123

    lilchicky123 Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 1, 2016

    2 white silkies are 6 weeks old
    3 little birds are 4 weeks old
    Cockerels or pullets???
    Last edited: May 19, 2016
  2. ChickenLover200

    ChickenLover200 Overrun With Chickens

    May 10, 2013
    I'll be in the barn!
    Tooyou g to know for sure, but two silkies look cockerelish
  3. rebrascora

    rebrascora Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 14, 2014
    Consett Co.Durham. UK
    The brown/red bird is almost certainly a cockerel with a comb that large and red at such a young age. Can't see the other two clearly enough and don't have any experience of silkies but understand they can be quite difficult to distinguish gender until older.

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