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Silkies....

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by GlitterKitty, Aug 18, 2010.

  1. GlitterKitty

    GlitterKitty Songster

    Nov 21, 2009
    Hiya! I got some 4wk old silkie chicks... I think it's to early to tell yet, but I can't stand not knowing.. Here's some pictures:
    Chick 1:
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    Chick 2:
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    Chick 1:
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    Chick 2:
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    Any theories???? Thanks! (=
     
  2. teresa-78

    teresa-78 Songster

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    im going to take a guess at 1 being a hen and 2 being a cockeral... due to the larger size of the cone in chick 2 compared to the cone of chick 1 [​IMG]
     
  3. SunshineSilkies

    SunshineSilkies Songster

    Jan 10, 2009
    Florida
    I have some that are 5 months old that I still don't know the sex of yet...one day they act like girls, and the next day they seem to be boys...I don't even try to guess at the age when they are the size of your chicks!!!!!! lol sorry....[​IMG]
     
  4. GlitterKitty

    GlitterKitty Songster

    Nov 21, 2009
    Thanks guys! Yeah I'll just have to wait and see and [​IMG] for pullets [​IMG] I don't mind having one more rooster, but two is too much.. I have another rooster, and one cockeral. But I only have 13 females not including te unknown.
     

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