Do I have a roo????

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by olp_63, Aug 6, 2008.

  1. olp_63

    olp_63 Songster

    Ok, I can't post pics, but I'm wondering: I have a Silver Sebright that's about 6 weeks old. It has a red comb. Does that mean it's a roo? My other Silver Sebright roo looks the same only he's bigger.

    [​IMG] I could have sworn it was a hen!!!
  2. olp_63

    olp_63 Songster

    anyone? anyone?:| Bueller? Bueller? [​IMG]
  3. PotterWatch

    PotterWatch My Patronus is a Chicken

    Apr 22, 2008
    It's hard to say without a picture. If it were me, I would ask people to post pics of silver sebrights at that age where they already know if it is a hen or roo and then you can compare.
  4. mmajw

    mmajw Songster

    Jan 31, 2008
    If it is 6 weeks old and has a really red comb then I would say most likely a Roo but dont be too quick to determine. They can really fool ya. Pics would be great though.
  5. Easter_pink_silkies

    Easter_pink_silkies Songster

    Mar 14, 2008
    Northern Virginia
    my silver sebright had me fooled for quite awhile, at one point i even gave "her" a that didnt work for but two months

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