6 weeks old - all girls?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Moselle, Mar 31, 2008.

  1. Moselle

    Moselle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Discuss amongst yourselves...

    Rythe - Black Australorp
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    Rhoda - RIR
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    Emily - BO
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    Sweetie - BPR
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    Mary - RIR or Red Sex link?
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    Little Margaret - Delaware
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    Fluffy - EE
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    Some of the photos aren't great, although Fluffy really posed nicely for me. [​IMG]
     
  2. chickenlady

    chickenlady Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 28, 2007
    Stillwater, NJ
    Looks like all girls to me.
     
  3. SeaChick

    SeaChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 25, 2007
    Southern Maine
    They look like girls to me! And Mary has a very RIR-ish face, IMHO, even though there are some lighter wing feathers there...... is she the same size as Rhoda? Our sex link is definitely smaller-framed than the RIR we had (at 23 months).
    Pretty girls! What did Fluffy look like as a chick and where are they from (seems like I should know that, but I forgot...)?
    edited: duh, I just read your other post... Meyer..... and I found your baby pic of Fluffy, too. She looked just like our Fatima (frm Meyer) and she's so pretty now! Hooray!
     
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  4. DouglasPeeps

    DouglasPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 26, 2008
    Colorado
    They look like girls to me also! (think.....girls, girls, girls).

    They are beautiful! Enjoy!
     
  5. SeaChick

    SeaChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 25, 2007
    Southern Maine
    Just FYI- Here's our RIR (now FrozenFeathers' RIR!) Hazel at about the same age. WE were SO worried she was a roo!:
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  6. Harley's girl

    Harley's girl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Rhoda looks like a roo to me.
     
  7. Moselle

    Moselle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Yea! Think "girls"! Mary is a bit smaller than Rhoda; her feathers haven't come out quite as quickly as Rhodas, which make us think she might be a he. But she's also smaller than Rhoda which make us think "she". Or, she might just have different parents, which I suppose might factor in at least a little. [​IMG]

    Hazel is so pretty!
     
  8. SeaChick

    SeaChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 25, 2007
    Southern Maine
    Hazel was a pretty girl.... is I guess! We had to give her to FrozenFeathers who has roos to keep her in line: she went kinda nuts when she started laying (hormones I guess) and started really bullying the others, pecking feathers, etc. According to Angie she is very sweet-tempered now!
    Here's what she looked like at about 5+ months:
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  9. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    They all look like girls to me too.

    Jody
     
  10. MaransGuy

    MaransGuy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would say all girls too. At 6 weeks the combs and wattles would be WAY bigger on roos.

    Richard
     

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