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Blue slate hen or tom

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by BantamTurkey, Jul 9, 2016.

  1. BantamTurkey

    BantamTurkey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is this a little hen?? I really really want it to be, but I can't wish a little tom into a little hen, so I really just want to know what I'm dealing with here....
     
  2. SunHwaKwon

    SunHwaKwon Overrun With Chickens

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    It looks girly to me but there's nothing scientific or proven about my speculations. Lol
     
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  3. BantamTurkey

    BantamTurkey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have three people telling me it looks 'hen-ish' lol. I really want a hen, so I thought maybe I was trying to 'wishit a hen' so I decided to ask. I'm pretty excited that no one has said it looks 'Tom-ish' or 'gobbly' maybe I can wish it into a hen
     
  4. feedman77

    feedman77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hen.
    That's my guess.

    Small snood. Lack of wattle development, and mow hawk up neck to head.
     
  5. BantamTurkey

    BantamTurkey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm about 95% positive it is a hen. If it's not I'm going to be surprised
     
  6. hyelaw

    hyelaw Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What age is it? But yes, looks like a hen to me too.
     
  7. CaitlinM

    CaitlinM Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree looks like a hen to me.
     

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