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Is my silkie a boy or a girl

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by smw18, Mar 23, 2012.

  1. smw18

    smw18 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    it is a little bit then two weeks old[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. ChickenPeep

    ChickenPeep Faith & Feathers

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    As much as I'd love to help, it's way too early. Silkies are sexed when they're several months old. Some people have to wait for a crow or egg to be sure of the gender.

    Sorry.
     
  3. <3ChickenForever

    <3ChickenForever Fire Is Catching

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    Possibly a girl. But I'm not sure because it is hard to tell gender in a silkie at a young age.
     
  4. goosehead

    goosehead Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Right here
    My guess is boy, but I could be wrong .[​IMG]
     
  5. goosehead

    goosehead Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 22, 2011
    Right here
    Bump
     
  6. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Come back in 4 months and we MAY be able to give you a FAIR GUESS. Or spring the big bucks for DNA testing--it was about $30 last I heard, but that was awhile ago.
     
  7. kentuckysilkies

    kentuckysilkies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    In the 3rd picture the comb appears to be pretty wide making me think you have a male.
     
  8. Teresaann24

    Teresaann24 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree I think it is a roo.
     

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