Silkies hen or roo.. I think I have all Roos!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by silkiemania, Sep 9, 2014.

  1. silkiemania

    silkiemania Hatching

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    Out of 11 chickens this spring I believe I only got 2 hens!!
    Can't believe it.. Out of some small hope I thought I would post a cpl pictures lol :/[​IMG]
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  2. I believe all of them except number 2 are roos. Number two is questionable to me.
     
  3. silkiemania

    silkiemania Hatching

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    Pic 2 and 3 are the same little cutie
    So guess that solves that :)
    Thank you... What in the world do I do with 9 roosters?
    Here's a picture of my princess turned prince that I will keep for sure [​IMG]
     
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    Yes, they all appear to be cockerels. Unless you want to keep a lot of roosters around, I would post them on Craigslist, put up "for sale" advertisements around town (if possible--try asking feed stores, etc.), and post about them in the BYC Buy, Sell, and Trade section. Or you could make lots of chicken soup.
     

  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    X2 on this advice.

    Here is the link to the Buy-Sell-Trade section: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/67/buy-sell-trade
     

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