PLEASE tell me what my silkie is

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by stina3246, Jul 13, 2010.

  1. stina3246

    stina3246 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is Faux. I still have NO clue what sex he/she is. He's about 4 months now. No eggs, no crowing. It has been suggested that he is a she but I'd like to know for sure. I want to ad one or 2 more to my flock but I need to know what I have first. THANKS.
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  2. TaLani

    TaLani ~ Gemini Chick ~

    Oct 2, 2008
    Bryson City, NC
    Silkies can certainly still out fox you at this age, but I think you have a girl. I don't see any comb development, but wait for 2 more months & then repost. [​IMG]
     
  3. spikennipper

    spikennipper Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm going to say boy.
     
  4. ginbart

    ginbart Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 9, 2008
    Bloomsburg, PA
    I'm going to say the pics are a little small and I can't tell. Sorry
     
  5. Bat Cave Silkies

    Bat Cave Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 11, 2010
    Bat Cave, NC
    The small pics don't make it easy---but I'm gonna guess it's a pullet
     
  6. stina3246

    stina3246 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you click on the pictures they get bigger. Or do you need even bigger then that?
     
  7. Dora'smom

    Dora'smom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think she's a pullet. Very small comb for that to be a rooster at that age. At about 14 weeks our Silkie roo was crowing his head off repeatedly, while flapping his wings wildly. It was very cute, but I think you've got a girl.
     
  8. ginbart

    ginbart Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 9, 2008
    Bloomsburg, PA
    Quote:Well call me dumb. LOL Thanks I didn't know that, now I'm going to say pullet and mine didn't start laying until they were 9 months.
     
  9. stina3246

    stina3246 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Well call me dumb. LOL Thanks I didn't know that, now I'm going to say pullet and mine didn't start laying until they were 9 months.

    LOL...I didn't know that for the longest time and would get frustrated by people posting such small pics!
     
  10. stina3246

    stina3246 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Well call me dumb. LOL Thanks I didn't know that, now I'm going to say pullet and mine didn't start laying until they were 9 months.

    LOL...I didn't know that for the longest time and would get frustrated by people posting such small pics!
     

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