Gender of these Silkie???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Wild Chicken, Sep 18, 2009.

  1. Wild Chicken

    Wild Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok....I'm new to Silkies and am pretty certain on 2 of the 3 of these 4 month olds. What do ya'll think? Also....bearded or not?????

    This is the one I'm not sure of??? [​IMG]

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    Pretty sure this is a roo:

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    And the little lady??:

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    I hope these are good enough pictures. They were trying to go in for the night while I was trying to snap pictures.

    Thanks as always for your help [​IMG]
     
  2. M@M@2four

    [email protected]@2four Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2008
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    Looks like you are correct! [​IMG]
     
  3. kagedgoddess

    kagedgoddess Chillin' With My Peeps

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    how can you tell? i have a little one and i figured we d have to wait till it crowed or laid.
     
  4. Wild Chicken

    Wild Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The first picture is the only one I don't know???? Do you think roo? Pic 2 I'm pretty sure is a roo, and 3 is the pullet.

    Do you think pic 1 is a roo???
     
  5. M@M@2four

    [email protected]@2four Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2008
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    I think pic one might be a roo--the wattles look prominent...do you have any other pics of that one? That angle is hard to tell...
     
  6. Wild Chicken

    Wild Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'll go try to get a better one for you. BRB......
     
  7. Wild Chicken

    Wild Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here are some better pics of the chicken from the first pic of the original post!! And thanks sooooo much for your help [​IMG] I do know that one of them is a roo because I did catch him once on the one I am sure is the hen....I just couldn't tell for sure which of the other 2 it was!!

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  8. obe10

    obe10 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they all look like girls to me, but i dunno [​IMG]
     
  9. animal_lover03

    animal_lover03 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the first one looks like a girl, wait a few weeks to see if he/she trys to crow.
     
  10. Majestic Lane Poultry

    Majestic Lane Poultry Heart Strings Animal Rehoming

    Feb 9, 2009
    They are non bearded.
     

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