HEELLLP PLEASE :) 8 Week old Silkie Chicks.... Hens or Roos? Any Hunches???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by eljeffers, Nov 4, 2012.

  1. eljeffers

    eljeffers New Egg

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    8 week old silkie chicks..... Any ideas if these might be hens or roos???? My first time with Silkies


    I heard it's tricky!

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  2. AnimalLover99

    AnimalLover99 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    if i had to guess i would say both girls but idk. they look older than 8 weeks to me but maybe mine just developed slowly
     
  3. Firefighter Chick

    Firefighter Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    it may be too early to tell, but the one in the back may be a boy due to the poof that's larger in the back
     
  4. 6littlechicks

    6littlechicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think it looks like maybe 2 pullets or the one in the front a cockerel and the other a pullet. Front shot of comb is more helpful.
     

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