15 Weeks, wishful thinking...

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by tryals15, Jul 5, 2010.

  1. tryals15

    tryals15 Out Of The Brooder

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    We ordered an all female run of chicks 15 weeks ago. Best we can tell, we got 5 gals and 1 guy. We are hoping we're off base and they are all female... What do ya think?

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    F - Laverne (Light Brown Leghorn

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    F - Thelma (Blue Andalusian)

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    F - Shirley (Gold-Laced Wyandotte)

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    F - Lucy (RIR)

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    F - Ethyl (Red Star)

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    M - Louise (EE) (we're thinking Louis...)
     
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  2. gvntofly05

    gvntofly05 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep your EE is a roo!
     
  3. jeneanxo

    jeneanxo Out Of The Brooder

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    Yes- that EE looks like a rooster- pointy feathers.
     
  4. crash0330

    crash0330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    without a single doubt, EE is a roo.
     
  5. jeremy

    jeremy CA Royal Blues

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    Your EE is a boy... great pictures BTW! [​IMG]
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Lucy er Louis is a roo , you can see it stamped all over him - sorry. But 4 out of 5 is still good isn't it?
     
  7. juliechick

    juliechick Transplanted Hillbilly

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    The Gold Laced Wyandotte is also a rooster.
     
  8. tryals15

    tryals15 Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:What features in particular make you say that?
     
  9. Megs

    Megs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:agreed. thick legs, larger red comb/wattles, hackle/saddle feathers.

    and the EE is a roo.
     
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  10. juliechick

    juliechick Transplanted Hillbilly

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    Quote:agreed. thick legs, larger red comb/wattles, hackle/saddle feathers.

    and the EE is a roo.

    Yep. The curved tail feathers and pointed hackle and saddle feathers give it away. Also the legs and his stance just say rooster. He's a very beautiful bird!
     

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