Buff Brahmas -- pullets or cockerels?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by WhitChick44, Jan 21, 2016.

  1. WhitChick44

    WhitChick44 New Egg

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    I'm seeking help identifying the sex of my two buff brahma chicks. It's not the best picture, but there is definitely a difference in their appearances: size, feather growth, comb color/size. I'm just not sure if one is slower maturing or I have a boy and a girl (hopefully!), and if so, which is which. They hatched out November 5, 2015. Any info is appreciated!

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  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    The one on the right is definitely a cockerel with that big pink comb and dark shade of buff on the wings/shoulder. The other one looks like it's got some darker shading just starting to come in on the wings, it might be a cockerel as well.
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    X2 on junebuggena's post.
     
  4. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Loving the Autumn Weather Premium Member

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    agreed
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree with Junebuggena
     

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