Please help! Gender of 3 month on silkie x

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by youngspaz, Nov 13, 2015.

  1. youngspaz

    youngspaz New Egg

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    Hi!

    Can someone please help me determine the gender of my chicken?
    She was an assisted hatch, and has come out a bit funny in her appearance and the way she acts. But she's the most lovely chicken! Loves to cuddle and couldn't hurt a fly (even if she tried).
    Only problem is, we don't know if it's a she or a he - as it shows qualities of both genders.... He/she is 3 months old. Thanks so much for your help!! [​IMG][​IMG][/IMG]
     
  2. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

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    To sex chickens/silkies please post a picture that clearly shows the head, comb, and tail feathers.
     
  3. youngspaz

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  6. youngspaz

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    Hi,
    If these photos aren't what you need, please let me know :) I've got him/her snuggled up on my lap at the moment having a snooze :p
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I don't really see any silkie in this bird.
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    What breed is the other parent?
     
  9. youngspaz

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    He/she comes from a farm with a lot of different breeds - but this one has the Afro, so they've said there is silkie in him/her. As for the other Breeds in it, I haven't got much of a clue. Sorry :(
     
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  10. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I'm thinking Polish cross, not silkie. I'm leaning toward cockerel, but not positive.
     

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