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2 month of buff orpington

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Im worried my buff orpington is a rooster. Is it possible for a hen to have such a defined comb and waddle at this age?[IMG]
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That definitely appears to be a cockerel.

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200 something birds. 8 species. ♥ Norman ♥ Norma ♥ Misha ♥ and ♥ Taylor ♥ are my babies.
Visit Norman the Rooster's Thread Here!
Breeding Sex Linked Silkies, Gamefowl, and EEs/OEs. Amateur genetics buff. Caponization practitioner/advocate.
Working at The Poultry Palace in Placerville, CA. Come see us for started pullets, chicks, Bar Ale feed, & more!

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Originally Posted by mamagetsnatural View Post

This is our Buff Orp a couple weeks younger, do you have a picture of yours from 6/7 weeks? I am worried about ours and have had different guesses but Blondie's comb/waddle is no where as big. I've also read the boys will have darker feathers on their wings. Did the comb/waddles grow a lot in the past couple weeks?

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