8 Week Old Polish Sexing

Jessi.Smith

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I have 4 polish chickens that I ordered as sexed females. Some are starting to get waddles and the seem to have different top knots. They are 8 weeks old now.
Blue is a white crested blue polish. She was being a little shy today, so the pics are a little dark.
Taby is a white crested black polish with waddles.
Autumn is a golden laced polish with a crazy top knot.
And Monkey is a silver laced polish with scissor beak and a spikey top knot.
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Hi :frow

Did you get them from a hatchery? Were they vent sexed?
Polish are notoriously hard to sex I’m afraid but that said the only one that would concern me at the moment is Autum. The spikey crest & wattle development swing me towards this but they are not too red. Taby & the wattles don’t concern me as white crested black females have wattles. The crest also looks tidy which says female. My WCB hens also have spurs!

For now I would give it a few more weeks to be sure but nothing 100% Male jumps out at me.
 

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