Silkies- not yet crowing or laying

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by FLF, Mar 10, 2008.

  1. FLF

    FLF Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone know what we are?
    Hatched around Thanksgiving..

    Splash ?Roo?
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    Black ?Pullet?
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    Black with brown ?Pullet?
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    Thanks in advance!
     
  2. Hope0491

    Hope0491 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks to me like you have a Rooster, pullet and another pullet!

    My silkies didn't crow/lay eggs until around 16-18 weeks old.
    So, I would expect something to happen soon! heh...

    Good luck!

    ~Lacey
     
  3. thechickman04

    thechickman04 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i agree i think a roo and two pullets
     
  4. Chickerdoodle13

    Chickerdoodle13 The truth is out there...

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    Yep, looks like the first one is a roo and the other two are pullets.
     
  5. FLF

    FLF Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yay! I'm actually learning something! Thanks guys!
     
  6. Flufnstuffs~FluffySilkies

    Flufnstuffs~FluffySilkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2007
    NY
    I have to agree Roo & 2 Hens [​IMG]
     
  7. yoonymoony

    yoonymoony Out Of The Brooder

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    Yep...I also think one is a rooster and others pullets...[​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Mar 12, 2008
  8. banter

    banter Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 3, 2008
    Raymond Maine
    They are cute! Have you tried crowing in front of them? It always works for me! The young roo
    will try to outdo you!(Of course, you end up looking pretty stupid!)
     
  9. Stormhorse23

    Stormhorse23 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 22, 2007
    Indiana
    im going with a roo and others are pullets.
     

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