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Silver Sebright? Male or female?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Sunshyne276, Jun 7, 2011.

  1. Sunshyne276

    Sunshyne276 Songster

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    This chick came from a bin marked assorted bantams at Tractor Supply.
    Is she/he a Silber Sebright, or something else.
    Also, is she/he a she or a he?? lol [​IMG]

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    Here is a pic from when she/he was a few days old:

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  2. lovin my birds

    lovin my birds Songster

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    How old is it. It helps alot to know. But just by looking at the pics, I would say a silver sebright pullet and a pretty one at that. [​IMG]
     
  3. Sunshyne276

    Sunshyne276 Songster

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    Thank you! She/he is about 8 weeks old.
     
  4. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    Pullet. Sebrights are "hen-feathered" and the only real indication is the comb, which would start just about now... if the comb grows in with a spike at the top pointing back over the head, then it's a cockerel. But I'm guessing yours is a pullet.
     
  5. lovin my birds

    lovin my birds Songster

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    Quote:x2 [​IMG]
     
  6. srpaint

    srpaint Songster

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    I would say pullet. I had the same ones. By 6 weeks old (on mine anyways) you could tell by the comb. My pullets have next to nothing for a comb. My roos had big combs. So I gave them away.
     
  7. CoyoteMagic

    CoyoteMagic RIP ?-2014

    pullet. Roos would have a bright come and start crowing my now. They may be small but those boys can crow!!
     

  8. stormylady

    stormylady Songster

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    Im thinking shes a she!
     
  9. NYRIR

    NYRIR Songster

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    Looks just like my silver sebright pullet [​IMG]
     
  10. Sunshyne276

    Sunshyne276 Songster

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    Thanks everyone, that's good to hear! [​IMG]
     

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