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Silkie sex and color thoughts greatly appreciated!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Menqet, Jun 3, 2011.

  1. Menqet

    Menqet In the Brooder

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    Sadly, I have to get rid of one of my silkie, who keeps getting pecked on by the others. I've tried to wait it out a couple weeks, and there seems to be no change in their behavior. I would love to hear any thoughts on gender and/or sex! I was told it was a female, but she seems to have started getting a comb!

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    Thanks for looking!
     

  2. stellacat

    stellacat Chirping

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    That is a partridge silkie cockerel. [​IMG]
     
  3. Menqet

    Menqet In the Brooder

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    That's what I was thinking, too. Thanks. I just needed some additional confirmation. Luckily, I have a few options for him. Poor little guy. He's the loneliest chicken in the world right now. [​IMG]
     
  4. Squishypuff

    Squishypuff Songster

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    Yep, I agree with Stellacat!
     
  5. ddcoyne

    ddcoyne Chirping

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    How old is he? He's adorable!
     
  6. Menqet

    Menqet In the Brooder

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    I think he's around 12 weeks old. I just love him. He's such a sweet little chicken.
     

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