Silkie, 4 months old, Sex?

CascadiaRiver

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Dec 12, 2014
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I have been wondering for a while whether or not this little partridge pet quality silkie, Fraggle was a dude or lass. He, so we've been calling him does act like I boy but I justify it with since we have a cockrel who wants to fight he is fighting to be a dominant girl. (we had some girls fight for dominance over each other the way Fraggle is.) But upon some BYC searching I have found some things that points one way and others that points another, can anybody help? Fraggle is about 4 months old, maybe older and is smaller than our other silkie. Fraggle is bearded by the way~















(I took photos in many different places but they are all recent of today~)
 

Michael OShay

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I'm leaning cockerel on it, but young Silkies are notoriously difficult to sex even for experienced chicken owners, so I wouldn't give upon it just yet.
 

CascadiaRiver

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Fraggle is just so sweet and we have another silkie and they have bonded so much.... We also cant keep roosters so that sucks. We kept 4 chickens out of the batch and 2 turned out to be boys 2 girls and they all have bonded making this really hard. Thank you all though ^^
 

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