Silkie Question...

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by kaceek, Jun 3, 2010.

  1. kaceek

    kaceek In the Brooder

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    Do males and females both have terquoise earlobes?
     
  2. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Yes. Or at least they should.
     
  3. kaceek

    kaceek In the Brooder

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    Thanks! I have some chicks that are about 2 months old... I'm trying to guess what are males... any helpful hints?? Some have bigger feet and bigger crowns... oh the fun of silkies [​IMG]
     
  4. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Crowns? Do you mean combs?
     
  5. racuda

    racuda Songster

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    Or crests?
     
  6. kaceek

    kaceek In the Brooder

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    combs... sorry.... brain fart [​IMG]
     
  7. Jennyhaschicks

    Jennyhaschicks Songster

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    Silkies are hard to sex I think. I always think I have it correct and then BAM I am wrong. [​IMG]
     

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