What sex do you think is harder to sex? Silkies or EE/Ameraucanas?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by M To The Maxx, Dec 12, 2009.

  1. EEs, Araucanas and Ameraucanas

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  1. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

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    I think Ameraucanas and EEs are much harder to sex than Silkies. What do you think?
     
  2. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    EEs are much easier. My opinion [​IMG]
     
  3. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

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    Silkies are WAYYY harder!
     
  4. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

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    Quote:Well that is because you are a Silkie entusiast!!! [​IMG]
     
  5. call ducks

    call ducks silver appleyard addict

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    EE's are easer
     
  6. Three Cedars Silkies

    Three Cedars Silkies Overrun With Chickens

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    It's rare that you have to wait 5 months or more to be able to sex an EE. Heck, by that time they are either crowing or laying. Not so with silkies!!!
     
  7. RAREROO

    RAREROO Overrun With Chickens

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    I agree, silkies are harder to me.
     
  8. KatyTheChickenLady

    KatyTheChickenLady Bird of A Different Feather

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    silkies are much harder by far.
     
  9. Mary Of Exeter

    Mary Of Exeter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Silkies are harder. With EE's, the roos will turn red in the comb more quickly. But silkies, with those poofs on their heads, are just hard to tell period :p
     
  10. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

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    Silkies are harder, IMO.

    ETA: I would change the title to "Which breed do you think is harder to sex", it makes more sense.
     
    Last edited: Dec 12, 2009

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