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Silkie Gender Guesses

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by akaruby, Mar 29, 2015.

  1. akaruby

    akaruby Songster

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    I have 3 new silkie chicks and have done some research on feather sexing. I've read that feather sexing sometimes can't be used on silkies. But, I'm thinking if it can be used that my three are pullets...any thoughts?

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  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchi Wan Kenobi Premium Member

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    If it could be used those would be pullets but unfortunately it can't :( Feather sexing can only be used on chicks from birds that were specifically crossed for it to work, and not with silkies.
     
  3. akaruby

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    Ahhh..okay! I will have to just wait and see [​IMG]
     
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  6. akaruby

    akaruby Songster

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    Definitely good to know! Thank you!
     

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