Mottled Houdan and Silkies

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by ItsAZOO32, Oct 9, 2011.

  1. ItsAZOO32

    ItsAZOO32 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 6, 2011
    Titusville, Fl.
    Ok so I have 2 Silkies that are about 3 months old.





    #2 (sorry much more camera shy)



    #3 My Mottled Houdan (probably 7-8 weeks old ish)



    Thanks for the help!
  2. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 2, 2011
    Knee Deep
    I think pullets
  3. Whittni

    Whittni Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 26, 2011
    Southern Utah
    You chickens are so cool. I'm thinking hens too, but I'm unfamiliar with the'll wanna ask a breeder. ^_^
  4. ItsAZOO32

    ItsAZOO32 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 6, 2011
    Titusville, Fl.
    Aww thanks!! I have a sinking feeling that Silkie#1 and the houdan are boys.. I've been pretty lucky with them I guess. I do have some neat chickens. I like variety in my backyard so I have one of everyone [​IMG] or want to any way. I should start a thread just to show off all of them.


    Ok so I did start a thread with all of them [​IMG]
    Last edited: Oct 9, 2011
  5. ChobeeChickenMommy

    ChobeeChickenMommy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 2, 2011
    Okeechobee, FL
    I don't know anything about Houdans (but SO CUTE!) I agree though that they 2 silkies look like pullets to me. [​IMG] I'm jealous!
  6. CrestedGirl

    CrestedGirl Polish Obsessed

    Mar 7, 2011
    Fort Worth, Tx
    Cute!!! [​IMG]
  7. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 14, 2011
    to me silkie 1 looks to be roo its neck feathers(hairs lol) seem a bit more slinder and pointed than silkie 2. silkie 2 looks to be pullet. 3rd looks like a pullet...check the hackle feathers(neck feathers) if they are long slinder and pointed at the tips its a roo if rounded at the tips the pullet (wont be long and slinder eaither)

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