Feather sexing Silver Laced Wyandottes

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by siamshirl, Jul 23, 2007.

  1. siamshirl

    siamshirl Cooped Up

    Jul 18, 2007
    tupelo mississippi
    how do i know they are about 2 weeks old and have long tail feathers some of my rirs have short ones witch are female and long ones that are male but the silver laced ones have same length how can i tell
  2. Bantammad

    Bantammad In the Brooder

    Jul 22, 2007
    Wales UK
    You will have difficulty telling as they are 2 wks old.Silver laced wyandottes and any other feather sexing should be be done at an early age,days old.Hens feather up wing and tail feathers faster.
    Another way you maybe able to tell is the neck ruff feathers are more pointed in the males.
    Hope that helps.[​IMG]

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