Americauna, EE, gender please? Thanks, crowing confirmed!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by stcroixusvi, Jul 5, 2011.

  1. stcroixusvi

    stcroixusvi Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Demeter just turned 8 weeks today, and has none of the characteristic behavior of a roo, but has some questionable feathers. I am sorry I do not have a head on shot of his/her comb.

    What do you think, cockerel or pullet? Thanks for your help.

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    Last edited: Jul 23, 2011
  2. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My guess is rooster.
     
  3. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep, in my mind he is an Easter Egger cockeral.
     
  4. ccshambhala

    ccshambhala Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hmmmm - that's a tough one - sure has a teeny tiny pale comb - but I think I can almost see saddle feathers.....
     
  5. stcroixusvi

    stcroixusvi Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Of the 5 EE's I received, this is the only one with fuzzy feathers remaining - all the others, including the other breeds, are now fully feathered. The others are also gorgeous, and this one is a bit on the homely side. If he is indeed a he, and remains as docile as he is, then I will be happy to keep him, but I am pretty sure I have other roos among the flock and one of them clearly runs the show.
     
  6. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

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    rooster:)
     
  7. gunnarmcc

    gunnarmcc Chillin' With My Peeps

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    based on feathering i say roo also he has potential to be absolutely gorgeous tho
     
  8. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Quote:I agree.
     
  9. NYRIR

    NYRIR Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:x 2...
     
  10. stcroixusvi

    stcroixusvi Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you - I'll update as he develops [​IMG].

    I bought them from a place that has a 100% sex guarantee - guess I get my $2.82 back!
     

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