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Help me decide if this is a roo or pullet please

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I have a white leghorn chick that we are having a hard time telling if it is a Roo or a Pullet. We think it is a roo but some people have told us it might b a pullet. (Sorry he is a little wet we needed him a bath. I will get a better pic when I can)

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Welcome to BYC

Yes, a dry photo will be more helpful in gender identification -- in addition we need to know the age of the bird (in weeks is best).  WL can cause concern regarding gender as even pullets can sprout some decent combs fairly early.

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post #3 of 7

agree

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Welcome to BYC

Yes, a dry photo will be more helpful in gender identification -- in addition we need to know the age of the bird (in weeks is best).  WL can cause concern regarding gender as even pullets can sprout some decent combs fairly early.

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Welcome to BYC
Yes, a dry photo will be more helpful in gender identification -- in addition we need to know the age of the bird (in weeks is best).  WL can cause concern regarding gender as even pullets can sprout some decent combs fairly early.
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post #6 of 7
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Here is a better picture. 

age is 10-11 weeks

post #7 of 7

I'm thinking pullet.

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