Are my chicks boys or girls?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Just_Clucky84, Oct 13, 2010.

  1. Just_Clucky84

    Just_Clucky84 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi,
    I am trying to figure out the sex of two of my five week old chicks. One is a Welsummer and the other is a Rhode Island Red. I’m pretty sure that the RIR is a pullet. I’m not so sure about the Welsummer. Any input would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

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  2. sred98

    sred98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are both girls. [​IMG] Once the Welsummers start feathering, you can tell the difference. The males look more like the Kellogg's rooster, and the females look like fat brown leghorns (minus the white earlobes). Congrats!

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  3. txcarl1258

    txcarl1258 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are both girls.

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  4. punky rooster

    punky rooster Awesome

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    both girls
     
  5. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Yup, both girls!
     
  6. Just_Clucky84

    Just_Clucky84 Out Of The Brooder

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    YAY!!!! [​IMG] I am so relieved! I was worried because the Welsummer was growing so fast and is a lot bigger than most of my other chicks. I already have two almost grown roo's and I don't need any more. Thank you all very much!
     

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