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Silkie beak colour

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by cocoabean, Jul 27, 2011.

  1. cocoabean

    cocoabean New Egg

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    I have three white silkies, and they are around four months old, i cannot tell which is which yet but one of them has a redish beak with a reddish bump and the other two have blackish with a blackish bump. is there a way to tell the sex from the colour of the bump. I have two black ones as well and they are even harder to tell.
     
  2. dolly85

    dolly85 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You cannot sex them by the color of the comb (the growth above their beaks). Silkies are supposed to have a dark comb and dark skin. If you post pics people can help you decide whether you have males or females.
     
    Last edited: Jul 27, 2011

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