Male or female silkie

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by magichen, Aug 4, 2013.

  1. magichen

    magichen In the Brooder

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    Hi could anyone please tell me if the bigger one is a male hasnt crowed yet but looks twice as big they were the same size when bought [​IMG]
     
  2. Tricoglossus

    Tricoglossus Songster

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    Yes it does look like a rooster, you may like to get a closer picture of the head and comb for better confirmation. Is its comb and wattles much larger than that of the bird on the left?
     
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Yes, he appears to be a rooster.
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    That is a rooster.
     

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