Help with gender of EEs and Silkie please. Pic heavy!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by joecontreras, Jul 23, 2011.

  1. joecontreras

    joecontreras In the Brooder

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    Here are my 12 - 14 week old EEs and Silkie. There are 2 EEs and 1 Silkie and I am trying to determine their genders as I am getting too many Roos and need to give some away.
    If anyone could help I would greatly appreciate it.

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  2. chickygirl2

    chickygirl2 Songster

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    EE'S look like males
    Silkie- looks like a female
    to me
     
  3. Frost Homestead

    Frost Homestead eggmonger

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    both EE are definitely roos....sorry. [​IMG]
     
  4. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Songster

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    EEs are definitely cockerels. I do not know anything about Silkies though.
     
  5. Zaxby's2

    Zaxby's2 Songster

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    The EEs look like roosters, but your silkie looks like a girl. [​IMG]
     

  6. Game Bird Guy

    Game Bird Guy Chirping

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    Check your silkies comb, a hen hasa nearly flat profiler over the beak at that age, while a rooster has a raised comb that looks quite rough. The other 2 lookn like roos to me
     
  7. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Both EE's are roosters. I don't do silkies, so can't help ya there.
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Quote:What she said [​IMG]
     
  9. Birds & Eggs

    Birds & Eggs In the Brooder

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    Is there any way you can post a picture of your silkie's comb. Maybe a couple different angles.
     

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