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Little Fuzzy Silkie Boy or Girl?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Edmondson152, Sep 30, 2014.

  1. Edmondson152

    Edmondson152 In the Brooder

    Aug 28, 2014
    This bird is about 8 weeks old. It's feathers on the head are starting to sprout out bit i'm not sure if it's just getting longer due to age. Any guesses on sex? I know it may be too early to tell.




  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

    Jul 24, 2013
    It is too young to tell, especially since it is a Silkie. Many times, you don't know a Silkie's sex until it either crows or lays. However, I don't see any obvious cockerel traits in it (yet).
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

    Jul 24, 2013
    It's too young to tell for sure (Silkies are extremely hard to sex). I'm leaning towards pullet for now, because the comb isn't that large yet.

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