Rate My Silkie - WARNING PICTURE OVERLOAD! Gender & Age

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chickenguysmom, Aug 5, 2009.

  1. jossanne

    jossanne Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 11, 2008
    Gila, New Mexico
    Quote:I was thinking cockerel too, judging by the width of the comb. But I'm barely on my first batch of 4mo old silkies, so I am not going to argue with the experts who say girl...

    She IS beautiful!
     
  2. Nugg

    Nugg New Egg

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] SO CUTE!
    I've always wanted a silkie!
     
  3. chickenlady81

    chickenlady81 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 10, 2008
    Weare, NH
    Love that little white silkie...This is my Splash, What does everyone think..Roo or Pullet?

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  4. chickenguysmom

    chickenguysmom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aww... your splash silkie is too cute. How old is it?
     
  5. chickenlady81

    chickenlady81 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 10, 2008
    Weare, NH
    Its prob about 3 months now... Here is my Blk silkie
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  6. Zahboo

    Zahboo Simply Stated

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    Quote:I'ma say 2 boys. I think the one in the main post is a boy,....
     
  7. chickenguysmom

    chickenguysmom Chillin' With My Peeps

    I would like to ask the posters who say cockeral ...... what in particular about Pearl-Girl hints that I may have a baby roo on my hands (again)?
     
  8. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

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    Quote:Me, too. Silkies are hard to sex, but gals never get that red.
     
  9. PeepsInc

    PeepsInc Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Roo on the first one. The next 2 I'de say are hens. Just a guess tho! [​IMG]
     
  10. DiVon80

    DiVon80 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:I am agreeing.[​IMG]
     

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