boy or girl? PB ameraucana

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by fiddlebanshee, Aug 12, 2013.

  1. fiddlebanshee

    fiddlebanshee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi all,
    My turn to ask for advice. I have 6 pure bred ameraucanas from Whitmore farm which I got straight run about 13 weeks ago. They all seem to have curved tail feathers, but not all have the pointy hackle and saddle feathers so I am still holding out hope that there may be some girls in the batch. Here are two that I hope are girls.
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  2. Veer67

    Veer67 Chillin' With My Peeps

    They both look like boys to me because of the saddle feathers and hackles I think.
     
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  3. ClucksAndPeeps

    ClucksAndPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Both definite cockerels. Those killer saddle feathers give it all away.
     
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  4. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    Cockerels.
     
  5. fiddlebanshee

    fiddlebanshee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh, no!!! I think I have 6 out of 6 cockerels then. Oh boy. Gotta ask the breeder what he puts in the feed of his ameraucanas because last time I got 3 out of 4 boys.
     

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