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Silkie Gender

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by tannysue88, Feb 5, 2016.

  1. tannysue88

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    Howdy!

    I am swapping two bratty sex link pullets for these two silkies. Any hints on the gender?!

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  2. Chicken Egg 17

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    They both look like pullets to me
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    How old? I'd like to see full head shots with crest held or tied back. Stance looks male, combs possibly female.
     
  4. tannysue88

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    The lady says they are about 3 months old. I'll take more pictures tomorrow!
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    It could go either way at this point. I would wait another month or so.
     
  6. tannysue88

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    Here are a few more pictures now that they are in my possession. They are some of the sweetest little birds! Neither one seems to act overly rooster-y. I'm excited to see how they act once they settle in!
     
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    I'll get more shots soon!!
     
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    Thoughts guys?! This is just one! I can't tell them apart!? [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  10. Chicken Egg 17

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    Since u can't tell them apart u could take small little colored zip ties or cable ties and put around there legs loosely enough to though that it can't slide over there feet that's what I do or u could but little poultry leg bands cheap and inexpensive at any local feed or farm supply store
     
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