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  1. H

    Boy or girl guineas?

    I let a broody Orpington hatch these guineas (she’s not the best forager but seriously the best mama). These guineas have been awesome (loud, but awesome). Our chickens and these new guineas have gotten along well (they free range). They seem friendly but not too invasive (like chickens)...
  2. AstraChick

    is this a rooster or a hen ?

    Is this, 5 week old, white Australorp a rooster or a hen ?? (regular/full size, not a bantam size) I'm thinking it's a roo it makes the calling noise when they find food but i know hens do that as well for their chicks. other noises it makes, is making me thinking its a roo, and no crowing yet...
  3. T

    Need help to sex my pomeranian geese

    Hello! First time goose wrangler here, and I have 9 Pomeranian geese that are now 5 months old. Here in indiana there seems to be a goose shortage, so I’d like to try breeding these guys in the spring, but I’m having a heck of a time sorting out which are males/females to start planning out my...
  4. H

    Help sexing Rhode Island Reds

    Hello and kia ora from New Zealand. We've recently hatched a small clutch of eggs and have 3 surviving birds who I'm absolutely obsessed with. They're 2 weeks old. We examined feather length in the first few days and think they are all girls. But now we're having doubts because two of them are...
  5. E

    Silkie sexing... guesses?

    Fern (almost positive a roo) Indigo Izzy Kate all of them together refusing to smile for the camera lol Hi everyone! I am a first time silkie mom and I have 4 babies that are 9 weeks old today. I have been staring at them for the last week trying to decide who may be what and I wanted to get...
  6. ZoomuKeeper

    Buff Brahma 2 day old chicks

    I hatched out 4 buff brahma. I am wondering if color of the down has anything to do with sex. I have 3 uniform babies and one that is much darker. Has anyone every guessed the sex on the coloring of newborns and get it right? I am just wondering. I don't care if they are all roos. I love...
  7. amymae1100

    Silkie Help Please!

    Cockerels, pullets or both?? They are 7ish wks old. TIA! :idunno
  8. amymae1100

    Banty Genders W/Poll

    Please help, my chicken expert friends! :love I have some new pictures of my babies! They are between 4 and 6 weeks old, I think about 5 wks, give or take a few days. I hope these can help y'all tell me what we got. The last batch I got was 3 cockerels and 1 hen too, lol! It appears to me that...
  9. amymae1100

    TSC Bantams

    Any guesses on my two Silkies, Barred Rock and I assume a Cochin or Brahma bantys? The white silkie doesn't have a comb showing yet but has some hair-do going on. The black or blue? (not sure the difference) one has more of a comb showing from what I can tell. I know Silkies are hard to sex and...
  10. S

    Can you help ID my 6 wk old barred rock?

    Hi guys, first time post, but I've been on the site for a few weeks now. I have a small flock of 5 chooks, 1 EE, 1 Buff Orp, 1 Barred Rock, and 2 SLW. Can any of you all help ID the BR? I dont have any other to compare it to. It is a sweet little bird, and thankfully I live in the country, so I...
  11. amymae1100

    Tom's or Hens?

    I have been wanting turkeys forever and especially since I had to give away my guineas because they started bothering the neighbors after 4 years of staying in our yard, darn things, (released them at a friend's drive-thru safari though :)) So I finally bought 1 tom (jake?) and 1 hen from a...
  12. S

    Are these Roos or pullets

    they are at least a month old. Splash muran, lavender Orpington and idk what the black one is. Any input would be appreciated thanks.
  13. FathertoFeathers

    Duck or Drake

    Usually I'm able to tell the sex of a duck pretty easily but in this case I'm completely stumped. My duck (Lady Marble) Looks like a female but she doesn't quack like the other females but when she does quack it sounds like female. Im also confused because of the white collar around her neck...
  14. Chickensgalore11

    Silkie experts please!!!

    Got some silkies I need help with sexing please! I am aware Owen has cross beak. Owen wilson (speckled silkie) 11.5 weeks Cotton (mostly white silkie) 12.5 weeks Groot (grey black silkie) 13 weeks Thabkyou so much!
  15. TT43

    New to the chick world- Hen or Rooster?

    Hi, I have 4, almost 4 week old chicks. I've been thinking one was a rooster for a couple of weeks because it makes a different nooce than a simple chirp. Can you look at my pics to tell me breed maybe and then or rooster? It may be too early. Thanks!
  16. S

    Black sex-link pullet actually rooster??

    Couldn't find the exact month i bought our 3 black sexlink and 3 amberlink chicks at a Tractor Supply in spring, but they're all at sexual maturity now, though the hens haven't begun laying yet. However as the chicks matured, 2 began to display every male chicken characteristic, and yet every...
  17. JessBradley

    Sex to Silver Laced Wyandottes

    I recently bought 2 cute Silver Laced Wyandottes almost a week ago. I had assumed both were Hens until today when I noticed ones tail is COMPLETELY different from the other. Maybe they're just aging differently? Any thoughts???
  18. K

    Exchequer Leghorn

    Hello, I have this one chicken I cannot tell what sex it is. I thought hen. She was a tiny chick. Still is a small bird. Small legs. Shy (less so now) No comb development what so ever until about 20 weeks. At 20 weeks comb started and it developed a longer tail feather with a slight curve. Then...
  19. TwoChicksChix

    Rooster Determining Chick Sex?

    Hey everyone, I have an older silkie cockerel who is very randy. He often tries to breed my 11 week old and 19 week old silkie chicks. Of course, most of the time they run away from him like he’s a pervert, which he is, and cry for my protection. My main question is, will he only try to mount...
  20. S

    Goose or Gander?

    Hello! This is Honkers, my 11 week old African Grey Goose. I get him/her as straight run, so I am curious as to what sex s/he might be!
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