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Hen and Roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by shannondee12, Jan 24, 2014.

  1. shannondee12

    shannondee12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is suppose to be an Olive Egger. I think it is a she but wanted other opinions. The age is around 6 weeks
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    This one is a silkie mix. I understand that Silkies are notoriously hard to sex but the comb seems big for 6 weeks old. This is my first silkie or silkie mix for that matter so I am not sure.
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  2. my sunwolf

    my sunwolf Chillin' With My Peeps

    They are still a bit young, but I agree with you that the Silkie mix looks like a roo. The Olive Egger (it does look like an olive egger to me) I would give more time and get a closer shot of the comb.
     
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    The Olive Egger looks like a pullet to me, but your Silkie mix appears to be a cockerel.
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    It looks like your Silkie mix is a cockerel, but I think that your Olive Egger is a pullet.
     
  5. shannondee12

    shannondee12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That was my opinion as well, YAY! That's what I am wanting.
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    The silkie mix is a cockerel, and the olive egger is probably a pullet.
     

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