Please help sex this silkie!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by 00Zaa00, Jun 8, 2016.

  1. 00Zaa00

    00Zaa00 Just Hatched

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    Please help me with sexing this chicken. We have no idea what it's gender is.
     
  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Always Thankful Premium Member

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    How old is it? Also not picture is showing up :/.
     
  3. 00Zaa00

    00Zaa00 Just Hatched

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  4. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Always Thankful Premium Member

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    That is a Cochin (silkies have dark skin, crests, soft feathering, and walnut combs), it also appears to be a cockerel.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    cochin cockerel
     
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