Ameraucana chick - boy or girl?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by aglandaetap, May 2, 2017.

  1. aglandaetap

    aglandaetap Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hey guys,
    I have a 3-week Ameraucana sold as a pullet by a local feed store in Connecticut.
    This chick feathered out very fast, as fast as my White Leghorn. Very small and pale comb, and no signs of wattle yet. This chick is very slightly skiddish and likes to complain when I pick her up, though, loves rest on my finger. I think this chick looks like a girl, but I've also read that you never know with ameraucanas. She also had the chipmunk markings on her back before losing her down.
    Can anyone help me identify her gender based on the pics posted. I am new at raising chicks. I've been doing a lot of research on each breed i own, but I want someone else's input regarding the gender based on the pics.
    Thanks!

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  2. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Overrun With Chickens

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    Agree looking "pullet" but too young to tell, post pic when about 6 - 8wks.
     
  3. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Easter Egger - not showing obvious signs of being a cockerel yet, but better assessed at 5-6 weeks. If you look at the comb bud can you see distinct rows of "peas" forming and, if so, are there three rows or one?
     
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    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  5. aglandaetap

    aglandaetap Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I will post more pictures in 3 weeks! Thanks!
     
  6. aglandaetap

    aglandaetap Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It has one row
     

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