Black Australorp...pullet or roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by bubblybella, Apr 30, 2017.

  1. bubblybella

    bubblybella New Egg

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    What do you think? 7-9 weeks old. I'm just worried because her comb and wattles are larger than any of my other chicks. [​IMG]
     
  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Cockerel
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  4. PirateGirl

    PirateGirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My black Australorp is about the same age as yours 7-8 weeks old, quite a bit smaller, and has no visible comb forming yet whatsoever. I can try and get a pic for your tonight to compare. I'm not an expert, but I'd guess a roo.
     
  5. bubblybella

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    I was afraid I'd get this answer... s(he) is the sweetest of the bunch.
     
  6. PirateGirl

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  7. PirateGirl

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  8. bubblybella

    bubblybella New Egg

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    Ever since I got mine I had a feeling it was a cockerel... just because it was a lot bigger than the others!
     
  9. bubblybella

    bubblybella New Egg

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    Such a sweet chicky you have! [​IMG]
     
  10. PirateGirl

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    And mine is the smallest of my 5.
     

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