3 month old Easter Eggers, 2 pullets and a rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by pathognomonic, Aug 12, 2014.

  1. pathognomonic

    pathognomonic Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm thinking that this one is the rooster and the other two are pullets. Thoughts?
     
  2. Basskids08

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    I'm thinking all look like pullets right now, the only one that could possibly be a cockerel is the white and buff one! :)
     
  3. It's so hard to tell with easter eggers. Isn't it.
     
  4. Sunshine0235

    Sunshine0235 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    those are all pullets.
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    X4 on all pullets.
     
  7. pathognomonic

    pathognomonic Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It would make me quite happy if I did have three girls. I was worried about how red the comb and wattles are in the third bird.
     
  8. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Agreed - the one you suspect, OP, is displaying a classic pullet pattern.
     
  9. pathognomonic

    pathognomonic Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok, I'm pretty good on judging cockerels versus pullets on the breeds with single or rose combs but these Easter Eggers are driving me crazy. What are you all seeing to make the differentiation?
     
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