Anyone know the breed and if pullet or rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Rychr, Sep 13, 2014.

  1. Rychr

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    I bought a box of 'Welsummer' chicks almost 3 months ago but now that they are getting bigger I am noticing that they look much different from one another. I am also concerned that they have pointed neck feathers which from my little experience leads me to believe that many are male. Please share your expertise with me
     
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  6. Cyan Night

    Cyan Night Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The last picture looks like your only welsummer, and I'm thinking he's a male. The one to the right of him looks like a speckled sussex
     
  7. StarMeKritten

    StarMeKritten Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This one looks like 2 welsummer mixed pullets that I have. I would guess some sort of silver colored rooster over a welsummer hen. Dad must've had slate colored legs too. I suspect he was an Easter egger that carried the single comb gene. I think she will most likely lay brown eggs but there's a small chance that she could lay green eggs instead
     
  8. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    I agree.
     
  9. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    So do I.
     

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