Does this Silkie look male?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by araucanasmom, Jun 8, 2009.

  1. araucanasmom

    araucanasmom Songster

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    Speedy
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  2. The Wolf Queen

    The Wolf Queen Songster

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    Because of the comb size i would say roo, but can you post a front shot anyway?
     
  3. blueoval1

    blueoval1 Songster

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    Looks like a roo to me.
     
  4. sloallie10

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    ROO.
     
  5. araucanasmom

    araucanasmom Songster

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    I thought roo, but she has laid 4 eggs in the past 5 days! It's tricky sexing Silkies!!! Her waddles are larger than her mate.

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    Last edited: Jun 8, 2009
  6. Catalina

    Catalina Songster

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    Whoa! Really?!? You have given me hope! Maybe I have one more girl silkie.
     
  7. Emzyyy

    Emzyyy Runs with Deer

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    Quote:That is really weird.
     
  8. k2chickens

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    my thought's exactly^
     
  9. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    WHOA! Those are some big waddles too! LOL I would have never guessed a hen!
     

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