are these girls actually boys????

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mickeymousears, May 3, 2011.

  1. mickeymousears

    mickeymousears Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I noticed today that my 3 week old barred rock and rhode island have these tiny protrusions from their calf(?) is that a spur developing thereby making them boys?? I'm so sad if so [​IMG]

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  2. chichick

    chichick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i had some hen chicks have that. i wouldn't worry about it.
     
  3. Pairie Faring

    Pairie Faring Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No you are fine . I did the same thing [​IMG] all chickens have the little spur bumps. all mine did and they are all pullets. I researched it in here and later on if they are roos they will develop spurs. I even read about the odd hen that will develop them too!
     
  4. mickeymousears

    mickeymousears Chillin' With My Peeps

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    oh thank goodness... i wouldn't know what to do with 2 roosters that i've cuddled for 3+ weeks
     

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