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13 week old buff & black orpington's gender??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by nat1981, Dec 5, 2013.

  1. nat1981

    nat1981 In the Brooder

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    I have nooo idea on my 2 orps gender...

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    The black one lost some tail feathers from my son 'demanding' a hug...so there should be 'more' there than can b seen...(I need to grow some more eyes...) but no ill effects to the orp, & lesson learnt by my son.

    Any input on gender of these 2 would be great! Thanks!! x
     

  2. Wishapup

    Wishapup Songster

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    I don't have a huge amount of experience, but they both look like pullets, especially the buff. Not so sure about the black.

    Nice birds [​IMG]
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    both females.
     
  4. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Crowing

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    Small pale combs....females at 12 and 13 weeks. You'd see a lot more comb in males.

    Pretty girls.

    Lady of McCamley
     
  5. ChickenWisperer

    ChickenWisperer Songster

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    Definitely both girls.
     
  6. nat1981

    nat1981 In the Brooder

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    Thankyou all! I was thinking they were 'late bloomers' - some of the feathering on saddle & hackles were confusing me.
     

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