Silkies 7 months no crow no egg but 1 squated

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Obyli, Nov 17, 2011.

  1. Obyli

    Obyli Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have 4 silkies and they are all 7months old. 1 started laying at around 4-5 months and the other 3 has no signs at all. One of them I can see waddle and comb so I was thinking that he is a roo. But today when I was playing with them and chase after them, I saw him squatting when I walk close. Could this mean he is a hen? All of them hasnt crow or anything yet. But right now I am sure that I have a silke hen but she gone broody so she hasn't laid recently.
     
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  2. PoultryQueen29

    PoultryQueen29 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wow a silkie laying at 4-5 months! Good luck with them [​IMG]
     
  3. BlazeJester

    BlazeJester Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've never heard of a rooster squatting. Sounds like you have at least two hens.
     
  4. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    By this age my boys were trying to mount anything
     

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