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6 week old Delaware- Male or Female?

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Is this a male or female? I am hoping female, but I am thinking possible male sad.png
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Definitely roo. Good luck with your handsome feller!!:)

 

-ftfarmer22

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Do roosters lay down like hens do?
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:welcome

 

That's a cockerel. 

 

At this age, there's very little difference behavior-wise between males and females. They're just baby chickens. 

 

But yes, roosters lay down, just like hens. 

Rachel BB

Stem cell transplant from unrelated donor in Feb 2015. Thank you to all my friends here on BYC for all your support during my treatment and ongoing recovery!

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Rachel BB

Stem cell transplant from unrelated donor in Feb 2015. Thank you to all my friends here on BYC for all your support during my treatment and ongoing recovery!

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Originally Posted by donrae View Post
 

:welcome

 

That's a cockerel. 

 

At this age, there's very little difference behavior-wise between males and females. They're just baby chickens. 

 

But yes, roosters lay down, just like hens. 


Hello, did you see the pictures I posted on the "BR male or female" thread wondering if I for sure have a roo?? Could you reply letting me know roo or pullet?? Thanks:)

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