Male of female silkie??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by cassiedavis, Jun 15, 2011.

  1. cassiedavis

    cassiedavis Out Of The Brooder

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    I am having trouble telling if my silkies are male or female. The one I though was a male (because of its much larger size than the other) is looking more like a girl. The crest is more of a puff. And the smaller one Looks more like a male because it sweeps back. Any thoughts???
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  2. banjoejoe4783

    banjoejoe4783 VILLAMIL FARMS

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    it is allmost inposable to tell on sillkie that young the first thing to look for is streemers ( shining longer feathers coming out of the crest facing back ) hope this helps
     

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