Newbie Gender Question

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by navasima, Aug 22, 2011.

  1. navasima

    navasima Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is there any way to tell - or even begin to guess at the sex of 8 week old silkies? [​IMG]
     
  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Quote:If it were any other breed I'd say yes. Silkies? A whole 'nother ball of wax. My silkies kept me guessing until they laid eggs. [​IMG]
     
  3. navasima

    navasima Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for responding gritsar! ... and now the waiting - ack! My 2 year old has decided which are boys. [​IMG] I can't wait to see how close she is!
     

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