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Breed and Gender?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by 5KajChicks, Apr 2, 2016.

  1. 5KajChicks

    5KajChicks Out Of The Brooder

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    Does anyone have an opinion as to what breed or gender my chick might be this early on? What I bought was labeled as a "breeder's choice pullet". A few people believed it to be a Black Sex Link. The first pic was taken the day I purchased her/it, and the other pics 2 weeks later. So I believe it to be about 3 weeks old? I'm questioning the gender because the base of the comb is starting to pink up.

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  2. ftfarmer22

    ftfarmer22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Its a rooster. Not sure what breed but whoever told you it was a BSL is wrong. Definitely not a BSL.
     
  3. Dom'sHEns

    Dom'sHEns Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. 5KajChicks

    5KajChicks Out Of The Brooder

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    Awww, I'm so sad that it's a rooster, they're are not allowed where we live :( Thank you so much for your help.
     
  5. ftfarmer22

    ftfarmer22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ahh, that sucks! :(
     
  6. 5KajChicks

    5KajChicks Out Of The Brooder

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    I have 4 other chicks, 3 of them about a week older, 1 a week younger (I originally bought three, but my husband built a coop that could easily accommodate 6, so I added 2). Do you think it's too late at this point to add 1 more chick? I know I don't have a accommodations to integrate chickens down the road. But if I could still add another right now, I would be interested in doing that.

    We're brand new at this, so please excuse me if this is a silly question. There is so much conflicting information out there, but I've found these forums to be the most consistent.
     
  7. ftfarmer22

    ftfarmer22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No, I say go for it! But I might suggest getting 2 more instead of one so your new chick doesn't feel left out.. But I'm sure you'll be fine!
     
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  8. 5KajChicks

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    No one will have to twist my arm to get 2 more!! :) Thanks again!!
     

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