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what sex are my Silkie chicks

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by christytrav, Jun 8, 2010.

  1. christytrav

    christytrav Songster

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    Can you tell me what sex you think my two silkies are? They are 9 wks old!
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  2. Tanichca

    Tanichca Sparkle Magnet 9 Years

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    First one looks more like a hen... its really hard to tell with silkies (feathers covering up comb, not very prominent tail feathers) maybe you could get some tail shots?
     
  3. christytrav

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    Oh yeah, there is a bit of a size difference in these two also. The one in the 1st pic is a lot larger than the other.
     
  4. christytrav

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    This is of the first one's rear end.
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  5. Tanichca

    Tanichca Sparkle Magnet 9 Years

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    looks like a hen
     
  6. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    I'd like to see the comb of # 2---possible roo?
     
  7. christytrav

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    I finally got some more pics of silkie #2. Here they are. Boy or a girl?
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