Need help figuring out - Silkie experts please

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Cluky, Apr 19, 2012.

  1. Cluky

    Cluky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So I would love to get a silkie chick, however because I live in the city, I have to get a female. unfortunately, what I see out there, i can only get unsexed chicks. SO, if there anything that would tell me from looking at baby silkie chicks if the chick is a male or female?

    Thank you in advance for your help.
     
  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchaholic Extrordinaire Premium Member

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    Actually, if you are considering getting some shipped to you, mypetchicken DOES offer sexed silkies. However, bantams are hard to sex, so you may still end up with a roo on accident, although they seem to be pretty good at sexing them from what I've heard around here.
     
  3. Cluky

    Cluky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are out of those babies for indefinite future, I just checked. So wondering if anyone can tell me difference so I can go to my local feed store and pick them out. Yes I am trying to take the "easy way out" [​IMG]
     

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