Wattles

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by newbiecaroline, May 11, 2008.

  1. newbiecaroline

    newbiecaroline Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Only roos have wattles?? wondering about my 9 week old silkies
     
  2. Dawn419

    Dawn419 Lost in the Woods

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    Silky hens have wattles too, but they aren't as big as the boys'.

    24 week old Silky pullet wattles...

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    24 week old Silky cockeral wattles...

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    Hope this helps!

    Dawn
     
  3. newbiecaroline

    newbiecaroline Chillin' With My Peeps

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    WOW those are some wattles on that guy! so obviously if these little wattles keep getting bigger, and rounder? it's a roo!
    All silkies same thing right?
    and yes this helped very much...thank you
     

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