BCM - 3 weeks now

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by MichelleAbcs, Aug 30, 2016.

  1. MichelleAbcs

    MichelleAbcs In the Brooder

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  2. Yeppers, all three appear to be cockerels. [​IMG]

    ~Alex
     
    Last edited: Aug 30, 2016
  3. MichelleAbcs

    MichelleAbcs In the Brooder

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    So is it the larger comb and the redness in the comb that is the indicator? I ask because I don't want to give away any girls but I hate to hold onto boys for 3 or 4 months and then let them go.
    Michelle
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Yep 3 cockerels. You don't have to hold them for months. by 6-8 weeks you should be pretty certain and also see if any more join the ranks of males.

    Post again in another 3 weeks with new photos and see how decisions go then
     
  5. Pretty much, I'd say! Pullets don't start pinking up or developing until much, much later than 3 weeks. I agree with drumstick diva, you only have to wait a few weeks longer just to be 100% sure you aren't giving away pullets. [​IMG]

    ~Alex
     

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