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Brahma Gender

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jtbrown, May 17, 2011.

  1. jtbrown

    jtbrown Songster

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    Here are a couple of my Light Brahmas. Everytime I think I have sex figured out, I see something that makes me think otherwise. So, now I have stared at Hackle feathers that I cannot really see, all of the feathers around the neck look pointed. So, please oh wise ones, take a stab at it for me. I won't probably keep the boys, though no reason I cannot except that I don't want roosters in with the laying hens. At one point, I thought they were all cockerals. I have found taking pics of chickens is harder than taking pics of preschoolers, but here they are.
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    Thanks for looking, oh ya, almost forgot, born end of March, so about 7 weeks old.
     

  2. sunny & the 5 egg layers

    sunny & the 5 egg layers Crowing

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    #1- Looks like a roo to me because of the redder comb.
    #2- ? Its hard for me to tell from the pic, but I am saying roo since it looks like he has a pretty red comb.
    #3- Pullet
    #4- Pullet

    Better pics of #2's face would help with guessing gender.
     
  3. Red&Yellow

    Red&Yellow Songster

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    1 and 2 look rooish.
     
  4. chicken crazed 1o1

    chicken crazed 1o1 Songster

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    pic three rooster by looking at tail .
     
  5. LittleChickenLady

    LittleChickenLady Songster

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    1) roo
    2) roo?
    3) pullet
    4) pullet
     
  6. weimarmama

    weimarmama Crowing

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    My Coop
    #1 Roo
    #2 Roo
    #3 Pullet
    #4 Pullet
     

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