3 week old RIR chick She or He? Pics

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by nikkichicki, Mar 20, 2008.

  1. nikkichicki

    nikkichicki Out Of The Brooder

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    My family has been very taken by this one chick. Well see I smooshed this one with the water bucket (pervious post) and it has not only survived but has become the biggest best chick we have. This chick runs to us everytime we walk by the brooder. He/She is very sweet and loving. Can you help tell me if this is a reggie or a regina?

    Thanks!

    I am no photographer but I have a bunch of pics!
     
  2. nikkichicki

    nikkichicki Out Of The Brooder

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    here are the pics sorry





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  3. newnanchic

    newnanchic Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 3, 2008
    Newnan, Georgia
    I can't wait for the answers I bought 10 RIR babies last week and I wonder how well I did picking them out??? Is there a secret??
     
  4. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    It is a bit early to say for sure, but looking like a girl to me. A boy's comb will usually start growing above the 'head fuzz' by now and turning slightly pink.

    Jody
     
  5. Barnyard

    Barnyard Addicted to Quack

    Aug 5, 2007
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    I have RIR's also and I agree with hinkjc, looks like girl to me.
     
  6. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Yep, looks girly to me, too. Legs aren't especially thick like a cockerel's would be.
     
  7. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    I agree with everybody else-but it is still early-looking very promising
     
  8. nikkichicki

    nikkichicki Out Of The Brooder

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    TY for all your help.. I was hoping you all would say that!!! [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     

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