any ideas on gender

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by macleods14, Oct 1, 2008.

  1. macleods14

    macleods14 In the Brooder

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    this my 5 week old orp, any ideas on gender [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Oct 1, 2008
  2. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Songster

    Jan 13, 2007
    SE Mass
    Cockerel.
     
  3. macleods14

    macleods14 In the Brooder

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    could you tell me what makes think its a cock please:/[​IMG]
     
  4. Lanissa86

    Lanissa86 Songster

    Mar 26, 2008
    San Antonio, TX
    Maybe the comb development and the thick legs! Thats what makes me think Cockerel.
     
  5. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Songster

    Jan 13, 2007
    SE Mass
    The reason I say cockerel is because of the size and color of the comb. If it were a pullet, it would not be as large or pink at 5 weeks old.
     
  6. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator

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    Agreed. You can also see the wattles developing.
     
  7. mikarod

    mikarod Songster

    Sep 28, 2008
    Oklahoma
    I see cockerel as well.
     

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