So I named him Hendrix, because he has an afro....is he a she?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by MeowilynMonroe, Jun 22, 2010.

  1. MeowilynMonroe

    MeowilynMonroe Out Of The Brooder

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    I have four silkie chics...one totally has an afro with a distinct seperation between afro on head and the rest of his feathers...does that mean he will end up bearded? or female? does anyone know?


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    AFRO with distinct seperation


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    NO AFRO
     
    Last edited: Jun 22, 2010
  2. iwannaduckie

    iwannaduckie Out Of The Brooder

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    He/she has a vaulted skull [​IMG] It's a silkie thing, but not all of them have it [​IMG]
     
  3. MeowilynMonroe

    MeowilynMonroe Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks iwannaduckie...im gonna do some more research on the topic. I did have a wryneck/crookneck issue with just this chick, but hes almost a 100% recovered...in fact i just put him back with the other three blue silkies tonight!
     

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