Breed and sex help please!!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Katie501, Oct 20, 2015.

  1. Katie501

    Katie501 New Egg

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    I bought a day old chick to put under my broody hen. She was supposed to be a crested cream legbar and therfore definitely a she!

    I realised quite quickly she wasn't a legbar but now at 20 weeks old am non the wiser as to the breed or sex!

    I think it looks like a brown leghorn, it did have a curlier tail and the colourarion makes me think cockral but the comb and wattles are still very small.

    No eggs or crowing currently. We did have some quiet crowing for 2 mornings when the chick was about 10 weeks old and I put him and mum in the main coop with the others but I have had hens crow in the past and as it didn't continue I am still not sure.

    Sorry for poor quality pics, he's camera shy and also now doesn't have a tail due to someone pulling it out!

    Any suggestions on breed and sex would be appreciated
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC - no pictures available.
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Without pictures, our answers are merely guesses--shots in the dark. Pictures would help.
     
  4. Katie501

    Katie501 New Egg

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    Sorry, it took the pictures off when it uploaded the post. Trying now to add the images!
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Agreed; if you can get some photos posted, we'd be happy to take a look at your bird for you. :eek:)
     
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  10. Katie501

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    @Michael OShay
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    Sorry, phone kept playing up whilst I wad trying to upload the photos
     

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