8 weeks, are we all pullets?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by artsyrobin, May 3, 2009.

  1. artsyrobin

    artsyrobin Artful Wings

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    Wondering if they are pullets- the #2 chick is getting nippy- she is a BO, the #3 is also BO and sweet and gentle...as the #1 is - a RIR

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  2. FisherMOM

    FisherMOM Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think that they are all ladies!!!
     
  3. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    The only one I even suspect roo on is #1, but still looks more pullet than cockerel from here.
     
  4. Opa

    Opa Opa-wan Chickenobi

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    I'd be will to put money on them all being pullets. Nice looking birds.
     
  5. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

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    girlie girls!!
     
  6. artsyrobin

    artsyrobin Artful Wings

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    whew! ok, now as far as nipping- is that just curiosity? or is it a pecking order thing.... like she maybe is trying to be dominant?
     
  7. luvmychicknkids

    luvmychicknkids Canning Squirrel

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    I have had several who, as babies, just liked to bite me!!! [​IMG] None turned out more aggressive as adults. I think they are just sampling their environment. [​IMG] My mother has an adult hen who loves to bite, too, and she is as sweet as honey. Just takes a little bite every chance she gets. [​IMG]
     
  8. artsyrobin

    artsyrobin Artful Wings

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    kind of like a nippy horse- ok, i spent extra time with her tonite petting her... i know it that teenage stage![​IMG]
     
  9. quenston

    quenston Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 19, 2009
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    I am gonna say pullet, pullet and pullet!
     

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