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What do you think? Male or female?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by LeonieJane, Mar 24, 2012.

  1. LeonieJane

    LeonieJane Out Of The Brooder

    Hi guys,

    Do you think these darlings are males or females?

    This is Honey and is about 18 weeks old
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    This is Satay and is about 18 weeks old
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    This is Lemon and is about 18 weeks old
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    Thanks guys.

    Any help would be great as I am new to silkies :)

    Cheers

    Leonie
     
  2. armdchicken

    armdchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 8, 2012
    Fairbanks, alaska
    can you get a close up pic of their combs? Its hard to sex silkies unless you do have a close up comb pic...
     
    Last edited: Mar 24, 2012
  3. LeonieJane

    LeonieJane Out Of The Brooder

    They are all in bed atm but I will get them tomorrow :)
     
  4. LeonieJane

    LeonieJane Out Of The Brooder

    Lemon
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    Satay
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    Honey (Wasn't interested in having a side view pic taken..But I'm pretty sure she is a girl)
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    What do you think?

    Cheers
     
  5. armdchicken

    armdchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 8, 2012
    Fairbanks, alaska
    I think they are all pullets
     
  6. LeonieJane

    LeonieJane Out Of The Brooder

    Can I ask what makes you think they are all pullets?
     
  7. armdchicken

    armdchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 8, 2012
    Fairbanks, alaska
    the white ones have small combs and the middle one i decided looks kinda boyish becaus of his larger comb and saddle feathers.
     
  8. farmdude

    farmdude Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Satay is a roo the other 2 are hens.
     
  9. LeonieJane

    LeonieJane Out Of The Brooder

    OK my husband just informs me now that he brought these as a Trio so I am assuming Satay is a male.
     
  10. Kev

    Kev Overrun With Chickens

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    yep satay is roo, others are hens.
     

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