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Cockerel or Pullet

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3 month old - Speckled Sussex - unsure of sex status. Concerns that it is a cockerel - longer tail feathers, iridescent feathers that are long, longer tail feathers, huge thick legs and feet, huge comb and wattles - NO crowing that we have heard.

2 day old chick

 

Now

NOW

Help me please

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That is definitely a young cockerel.

200 something birds. 8 species. ♥ Norman ♥ Norma ♥ Misha ♥ and ♥ Taylor ♥ are my babies.
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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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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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Boohoo - Well at least the name doesn't have to change - Nugget is still Nugget : (

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