Hen or Roo Silkie???

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by wvchickenhouse, Dec 13, 2011.

  1. wvchickenhouse

    wvchickenhouse Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 14, 2011
    Pax, WV
    I have 2 new Silkies, they are almost a week old. How can you tell the sex of these? One is bigger than the other but I'm not sure that means anything? Just wondering... they sure are cute!
  2. Christie Loves Silkies

    Christie Loves Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Wayyyy to early to tell the gender of them.
  3. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

    Sep 6, 2007
    spring hill, florida
    You can sex them by: It's a roo if it crows and a hen if it lays an egg. That's about it.

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