Breed and gender? 4 weeks old but should be able to tell.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by stephanie1992, Mar 21, 2012.

  1. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    this chick is huge already. Picked it up at TSC in the straight run bin. Breed and gender?
    Thinking Cockerel
    Srry pics are not to good. taken with phone
    i put blue food coloring on it for identifying purposes when it was smaller.
    Now its the biggest of them all.
    Its bigger than my RIR pullets that are the same age

  2. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 2, 2011
    Knee Deep
    maybe a cornishrock cross (meat birds) if it is it could be a pullet
  3. lhorstman

    lhorstman New Egg

    Mar 22, 2012
    It looks like a Cornish rock for eating. They grow really big really fast. Good eating! : )
  4. chicken pickin

    chicken pickin Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 3, 2012

    It looks a little like my 3 1/2 week old plymouth rock pullet
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

    Jun 18, 2010
    Southern Oregon
    If it were a cornish cross, at four weeks it would be like four pounds. That's not a cornish cross, I'm thinking white rock.
  6. heybarb

    heybarb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 9, 2012
    North Carolina
    I have 4 chicks that look like yours...they were in the Mixed Pullet bin at TSC. The sign said they could be TetraLink, Amber Link, White Leghorn, or Golden Comet. Here's one of mine....

  7. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    im hoping its something else besides a cornish. its so sweet but is soo much bigger than my RIR pullets. Im hoping its a white rock

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