17 week old Easter egger - pullet or rooster?

tinselheart

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I'd love some help on whether the white Easter egger is male or female. Feathered late and bold nature so I was sure was going to be a boy but isn't crowing like the orangey one who is definitely a boy, also squatted the other day and different posture.

The pic of all 4 are our chicks who are all 17 weeks, I think orange is boy, darker two pullets but can't tell on white.

Thanks heaps for any ideas or pointers.
 

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tinselheart

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If it's an EE, is it a CCLB cross? Otherwise I would say it isn't a clear EE.
It's female.
Yeah I had wondered this too, never had a crested chicken before. The white and orange ones were sold as Easter eggers and the darker ones as ameraucanas, as day olds.
 

tinselheart

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I'm surprised, we had genuinely thought white one would turn out to be a boy as super confident and grew v quickly compared to others. Orange was a very late developer. Kids will be delighted if she's a girl as she's my son's favourite.

She does have red tinged feathers at the tips near her tail but nothing on wings which I've read is a sign of a rooster.
 

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I'm surprised, we had genuinely thought white one would turn out to be a boy as super confident and grew v quickly compared to others. Orange was a very late developer. Kids will be delighted if she's a girl as she's my son's favourite.

She does have red tinged feathers at the tips near her tail but nothing on wings which I've read is a sign of a rooster.
She's a girl, through and through.
 

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