Boy or girl?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by starfly, Oct 7, 2016.

  1. starfly

    starfly Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG]4 months old. Was told it's a pullet. The body looks like a girl to me, but the legs are very long.
     
    Last edited: Oct 7, 2016
  2. AustralorpsAU

    AustralorpsAU Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A picture would be very helpful [​IMG]
     
  3. starfly

    starfly Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG]
     
  4. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Orpingtons can be so slow to mature. Could be a late developing cockerel.
     
  5. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    I'm pretty sure that's a rooster. Hens would look like the two on the left at that age. Orpingtons are slow to develop.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    looks like a rooster in the making
     
  7. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Looks like a cockerel, sorry.
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Cockerel
     
  9. starfly

    starfly Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks everyone. I was told I could bring him back, but I might give him a chance. I do have 15 pullets who would make him happy. As long as he doesn't crow as loud and as often as the silkie I had, he will be okay.
     
    Last edited: Oct 9, 2016
  10. chicken4prez

    chicken4prez Overrun With Chickens

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