Silver Laced Wyandottes

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Bleenie, Jul 30, 2011.

  1. Bleenie

    Bleenie Wyan-DO's

    I adopted 2 young(3 months?) SLW 'pullets' from a local farm and I am a little worried about one of them. It has more white on it's neck/head and seems to have more white on the shoulders, also one thing i noticed that is different is that it's down on it's butt is lighter in color, more silver than the other one. The other is definitely a pullet, and it's butt down is black and it's much darker all over.

    Do the roo's usually have lighter down?
  2. lauralou

    lauralou Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 10, 2007
    Central Virginia
    My SLW cockerel doesn't have lighter down on his butt.

    He definitely has more white on his shoulders.

    If that helps at all...
  3. I-Have-Happy-Hens

    I-Have-Happy-Hens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 16, 2010
    Carrboro, NC
    Pics would help
  4. Bleenie

    Bleenie Wyan-DO's

    I will get some pics tomorrow. I tried today but they kept hiding behind everything.

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