4 week old speckled sussex roo or pullet

Andiexb

In the Brooder
7 Years
Dec 20, 2012
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she was supposed to be a pullet... but these wattles concern me... and whats up with this comb? i thought speckled sussexes have single combs?



 
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Veer67

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I agree with the above posters, he is a rooster, Also, your chick is not a Speckled Sussex, he is a Sicilian Buttercup (notice the "split"comb?). His feathering is different than a Speckled Sussex's coloring. :)
 
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Lady of McCamley

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I agree with the above posters, he is a rooster, Also, your chick is not a Speckled Sussex, he is a Sicilian Buttercup (notice the "split"comb?). His feathering is different than a Speckled Sussex's coloring.
x2 both in rooster and in Sicilian Buttercup.
Lady of McCamley
 

Andiexb

In the Brooder
7 Years
Dec 20, 2012
55
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San Diego, CA
Wow ok. Good thing I don't have a roo already and live where I can keep one! I hope HE turns out friendly
 
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