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Advice please - boy or girly

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Suzy Smith, Nov 3, 2012.

  1. Suzy Smith

    Suzy Smith New Egg

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    Hello There all you lovely chicken owners,
    I'm Suzy and I am new on here and reasonably new to chickens.
    I have a load of chickens I bought from a farmer when they were tiny and he 'donated' a load that I now suspect may be cockerals.
    I am not overly worried as love them all to bits and find them a great source of interest and fun.But they all have girly names and I feel I ought to know what sex they are seeing as I own them! I have looked at so many photos of different chicken sexes on the internet I am now goggle eyed and more confused than ever!
    Could anyone tell me if the chicken in my picture is a 'maran' and a boy or girl/?
    I have four of these but two look like this one and they have huge feet and just started getting those fluffy tail feathers.
    They are 3-4 months old ( from what I have worked out) don't crow, but make the same noises as the definite lady ones I have.
    Thank you in advance for your advice.
    Suzy from Lincolnshire.[​IMG]
     
  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Suzy is a cockerel.
     
  3. Smoochie

    Smoochie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    For sure. Cockerel
     
  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Cuckoo marans cockerel
     
  5. Suzy Smith

    Suzy Smith New Egg

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    Thank you for your valued opinion. Very grateful to you all for your time. From Suzy
     

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