6 week old chicks. What gender?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by sgnitto, Jun 18, 2017.

  1. Yellow leg a roo

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  2. White leg a pullet

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  3. Yellow leg a pullet

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  4. White leg a roo

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  1. sgnitto

    sgnitto Out Of The Brooder

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    I have some 6 week old chicks that are questionable in their gender. They are half buff brahma, 1/4 orphington and 1/8 jersey giant and 1/8 easter egger. One has white legs and is bigger than its sibling. One has yellow legs. I threw in a pick of their parents. 20170616_083447.jpg 20170616_084046.jpg 20170616_084055.jpg 20170616_113847.jpg 20170616_113913.jpg 20170616_113847.jpg 20170616_114040.jpg 20170616_114041.jpg 20170607_170118.jpg
     
  2. Egghead_Jr

    Egghead_Jr Overrun With Chickens

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    Leg color is not sex dependant. It is recessive though and requires both locations to express. Which means the Buff Brahma was carrying a yellow skin gene.
     
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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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