Roo or not?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Dresden, Dec 24, 2016.

  1. Dresden

    Dresden Out Of The Brooder

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    4 month old Silkie. I am thinking Roo, Hubby is saying Hen... Any ideas ? the white silkie we got at the same time as this one has no wattles or any proper comb growth yet.

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  2. Ameraucanas

    Ameraucanas Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. summerb123

    summerb123 Overrun With Chickens

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  4. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    I'm leaning pullet on this one, but Silkies are hard.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    double post - sorry
     
    Last edited: Dec 24, 2016
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Still early for a silkie. I can't see much the bird is so dark. But would like to see head on photo showing full comb. Crest should be pulled back or held. Maybe you could adjust exposure to make photo lighter (overexpose a bit) or thru Picasso or Photo shop make it lighter so the comb will show up. We already know the pigment is black but, if exposure grayed it a bit, we could see detail of the comb, etc.
     

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