Help sex my silkies pleaseeee or I'll have to cull them

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chicken2010, Oct 21, 2010.

  1. chicken2010

    chicken2010 Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm not sure what they are as if they aren't pullets noone wants them and they'll be culled, maybe now so not as much feed is ''wasted''
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  2. ChickieBooBoo

    ChickieBooBoo Cold Canadian Chick

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    They both look like gals to me [​IMG]
     
  3. Tanichca

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    Buff/red/partridge hen, black rooster. pretty birds, both! [​IMG]
     
  4. chicken2010

    chicken2010 Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:thanks [​IMG] I'm thinking the buff is a girl but not sure if it definitely is...as for the black i think roo [​IMG]
     
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    Quote:yeah, I've been wondering for a while whether the black one is a roo but it's very very shy and sweet so I jsut wish it would be a girl. Can I just ask how you could tell if it's a roo?
     
  6. Tanichca

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    Quote:yeah, I've been wondering for a while whether the black one is a roo but it's very very shy and sweet so I jsut wish it would be a girl. Can I just ask how you could tell if it's a roo?

    well i see some saddle feathers and he looks an awful lot like my silkie roo.
     

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