5 chicks wondering gender :)

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Laodicia, Mar 12, 2016.

  1. Laodicia

    Laodicia Crowing

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    I have 2 barred rocks 2 silver grey dorkings and 1 SG dorking ISA red mix

    they are all just under 3 weeks old

    BR 1 aka MIDNIGHT which had the darkest markings at first black legs, black tipped beak, very little yellow on top of head:

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    BR 2 aka STAR had the lightest coloration black legs with yellow patches, large yellow spot on head, yellow beak:

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    dorkings:

    D1 aka TWILIGHT had a continuous brown stripe from head to tail when hatched with very definite point at the top of head markings usually has tail held down

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    d2: aka MOON had a broken up splotch on head and a strip down back. down was much more grey than the other chick.

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    And the mix: aka SUNNY 100% yellow chick now has some grey specked feathers coming in on the back of neck. feathers are coming in light yellow and white comb is larger than it was 2 days ago.

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  2. As of now,
    1. Pullet (dark speckled wings)
    2. Rooster (bar on wing, stance, bigger comb)
    3. Pullet? Not sure yet
    4. Pullet? Not sure yet
    5. Rooster (no tail, larger comb, stance)

    Around 4-5 weeks roosters combs will turn pink. This is one of the best indicators.
     
  3. Laodicia

    Laodicia Crowing

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    Thanks for your response :) the yellow guy already has pink wattles now lol and the markings on the barred rocks is really noticable :)
     

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