Ok all you hen experts what do you think ? ( lots of pics sorry)

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chickengirlnm, Nov 13, 2007.

  1. chickengirlnm

    chickengirlnm Songster

    Sep 4, 2007
    clovis, new mexico
    ok here are the hens that are pair with some of the roo's - they have a ton of other chickens but these girls and the roo's are the ones that my family wants to find out what they are.

    light red 1

    light red 2


    light red hen 3

    this guy i know is a silkie something but is it a roo or hen?

    funky chicken


    ok have fun with these girls

    my family also has rabbits, horse, dogs, cats, a snake, guine pigs,

  2. chickflick

    chickflick Crowing

    Mar 10, 2007
    funky chicken is a silkie.... don't know the others
  3. TerrasCritters

    TerrasCritters In a new coop

    Oct 24, 2007
    Silkie looks like a young roo to me but i cant get a good visual of the comb
  4. herechickchick

    herechickchick Songster

    Mar 28, 2007
    Memphis TN
    I agree, the silkie is a roo. Don't know about the others.
  5. Kanchii

    Kanchii Songster

    cant tell about the silkie, but the others look like hens to me.
  6. ParkerVA

    ParkerVA Songster

    Jan 11, 2007
    Blue Ridge, VA
    The first 3 look like game hens to me and are kinda wheaton/blue wheaton in coloring.

    The silkie looks like a roo, kinda buff colored, but has a lot of black coloring, so is probably a mix between standard colors.
  7. chickengirlnm

    chickengirlnm Songster

    Sep 4, 2007
    clovis, new mexico
    I kinda thought the silkie was a mix but since I dont have any to compare it with was not totally sure. I have another post with some of dads rooster's- most of his hens I think are going to game hens of some color or another.
    So far Funky chicken is the only silkie they have. Dad saw him at a flea/farmers market and had to have him because he is so different.
    I am sure he will be glad to know funky might be a roo.

    thank you all for you help.
  8. ksacres

    ksacres At Your Service

    Nov 16, 2007
    San Antonio TX
    I agree top and bottom hens are games, but middle hen looks like a cornish or cornish cross hen. No idea about the gender of the silkie

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