Buff Orpington Bantams, What sex?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by UC Student, May 23, 2011.

  1. UC Student

    UC Student In the Brooder

    May 1, 2011
    Davis, Ca
    These were purchased as sexed pullets but are looking a bit suspicious. They will be 4weeks old on wednesday. Unsure 1 and Unsure 2 have been battling for dominance the last 2 weeks and one finally conceded, sort of.


    Unsure Number 2:

    Pretty Sure Pullet:

    Thanks for your help!
    Last edited: May 23, 2011
  2. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

    Feb 27, 2008
    Elizabethtown, NC
    Are you sure they are bantams? They look like standard sized BOs to me. Bantams would be much, much smaller at 4 weeks.

    At this point, they are too young to tell anything about gender. But if I had to take a guess based on feather patterns, I would say:
    1. Cockerel
    2. Cockerel
    3. Pullet

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