am I boys or girls!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by JakRat, Jul 11, 2011.

  1. JakRat

    JakRat Songster

    Apr 22, 2009


    The last pic is the oldest, the first is the younger one. Any ideas on sex/ ages?

    They are cuckoo marans btw.

  2. stellacat

    stellacat Chirping

    Apr 26, 2011
    It is kind of early to tell but my guess would be pullets. No idea of their age though.
  3. ll

    ll Songster

    Wow cute photos - maybe around 6 weeks?
  4. Blue

    Blue Songster

    Apr 6, 2010
    Going by the 7 barred rock chicks I got this spring (all of which were male except 1), I'd say those are pullets. The first one looks to be about 2 weeks old and the 2nd one 3 to 4 weeks old. I don't know if the cuckoo pattern in marans comes in the same as the barring on barred rocks (with the females being darker), so I could be completely off base, but they sure do look like the BR chicks I have.
    Last edited: Jul 11, 2011
  5. JakRat

    JakRat Songster

    Apr 22, 2009
    yeah they look like BR doms and what not. They are super sweet too, but I just dont know if they are boys or girls... I am kinda hoping that one is a boy so that I can have some babies by next spring!!!

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