Silkie, boy or girl?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mongetta, Oct 9, 2016.

  1. mongetta

    mongetta New Egg

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    Hi everyone, I inherited this little Silkie chick so I am not sure how old it is. Does anyone have an idea if it's a boy or girl?
     
  2. AustralorpsAU

    AustralorpsAU Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a hen to me but not 100%
     
  3. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a Pullet to me, I've read you tell by the feathering on the head....Pullets are puffy & round, Cockerels are straight up, like mine [​IMG] It's only 5wks & those are pin feathers that I'm hoping will get "puffy & round" out [​IMG]


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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Much too young to seriously attempt to sex them
     
  5. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pics are of the same chick, will check again in a few months, thanks.
     

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