Silkes: Before/After (from babies to adults) and gender!

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by silkiechick05, Nov 6, 2009.

  1. silkiechick05

    silkiechick05 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So, as you may or may not know, i am trying to sex my babies. It would be a great help if you had some pictures of when they were babies, and what they turned out to be (male/female) when they grew up.
    Thanks!!

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  2. racuda

    racuda Chillin' With My Peeps

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    These two:

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    turned into these two:

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    Both boys!
     
  3. silkiechick05

    silkiechick05 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So cute!

    Thank you!
     
  4. silkiechick05

    silkiechick05 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone else have how their babies turned out??

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  5. briarpatchfarms

    briarpatchfarms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hey they look good! I have had my silkies for a year and I finally found a fertile rooster and first batch set to hatch Wednesday! Wish I could help with some pictures!
     
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  6. Sissy

    Sissy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Im new to silkies have 4-- 2months old.
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    have never heard or found, do silkie roos crow?

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    But I really dont know .
     
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  7. Freckle Face Farm

    Freckle Face Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes they crow but mine started around 10 months so it could be a while:)
     
  8. silkydragon

    silkydragon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they 4weeks old ill post picks of them when they grow up
     
  9. silkiechick05

    silkiechick05 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:They are so cute!!!

    I remember when mine were that small... like three weeks ago!

    They grow sooooooooo fast!
     
  10. magikchick

    magikchick ~FEATHERFOOTED DIVA~

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    The one on the left is my roo Ash. The other one was a hen but I lost her.

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    Ash today.

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