Boy or girl?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by laurarose, Mar 11, 2015.

  1. laurarose

    laurarose Out Of The Brooder

    This little guy is a lavender (dad) x cuckoo lavender (mum) Pekin (Cochin) bantam, is he a boy or girl?
    I'm thinking boy but I have three different patterns in my chicks, 4 all one colour which I'm pretty sure are girls, a couple look like this guy with the pale face but no head dot, a few with pale face and head dot and a few one colour with head dot.

    I know the ones with head dots are boys but I'm not sure about this guy.

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    Last edited: Mar 11, 2015
  2. Tanichca

    Tanichca Sparkle Magnet

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    WAY too young to tell. Take more pictures when he/she's a few weeks old.
     
  3. laurarose

    laurarose Out Of The Brooder

    Oh sorry! I was told these chicks would be sex linked so figured I should be able to tell at this age.
     
  4. tjhix01

    tjhix01 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have no idea because I have never had dealing with chickens but bought two lastnight. However, yours is SO CUTE!
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Too young to tell, sorry! Your chick is EXTREMELY cute though :)
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    I agree.
     
  7. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I don't see a head spot, so is should be female. However, that light down can make it really hard to see a spot this young. I hatched out splash sex links and could not tell the difference cause of the light down. I'd say female for now, but keep an open mind about gender and watch carefully for barring/cuckoo patterning.
     
  8. luisTheRancher

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    Its a boy becose how he looks
     
    Last edited: Mar 12, 2015
  9. Wyandottes7

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    Too young to tell.
     
  10. BantamLover21

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