Is this Silkie a Hen or Rooster

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Batesy, Nov 7, 2009.

  1. Batesy

    Batesy Out Of The Brooder

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    I am quite confused about a recent prize winning silkie chicken that i purchased. It hasn't laided any eggs and it has spurs. But dosent look like my other silkie which is a Rooster i think.[​IMG] Can someone please help.

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    And this is the chicken in Question?
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    Please help.
     
    Last edited: Nov 7, 2009
  2. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

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    If you are able to post a picture of the bird, that would help us identify the sex. [​IMG]



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  3. Batesy

    Batesy Out Of The Brooder

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    Yep Pictures have been uploaded:)
     
  4. new2chix

    new2chix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are both roosters.
     
  5. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

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    Yes, it looks like your new silkie is a rooster.
     
  6. Elite Silkies

    Elite Silkies Overrun With Chickens

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    They are both Rooster's
     
  7. therealsilkiechick

    therealsilkiechick ShowGirl Queen

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    definately both roos. [​IMG]
     
  8. babymakes6

    babymakes6 Gifted

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    They are both roosters, but the second is a MUCH better type than the first. The first one has a very little "topknot" and his comb is much too big. Congrats-the second one is a very handsome boy!
     

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