Buff Orpington chicks Pullets or roos

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by wac, Jun 4, 2011.

  1. wac

    wac Out Of The Brooder

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    I bought buff orp. pullets I have 2 that have larger combs and are red the others are very pale is this mean they are probably roos. They a 7 weeks old Thanks
     
  2. BarnChick

    BarnChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    would it be possible to post some pics of your new birds?
     
  3. This_chicks_place

    This_chicks_place Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] I have BO's also. My roo started his red comb very early like yours and my pullets have stayed small and pink. They are 14 weeks old and the sweetest birds ever.[​IMG]
     
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  4. wac

    wac Out Of The Brooder

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    If i can figure out how I'll try I not very good with computers
     
  5. kipper

    kipper Chillin' With My Peeps

    Red comb is often a roo.
     
  6. ll

    ll Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Beauty below may be a Roo ? [​IMG]

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  7. wac

    wac Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks for the help I liked the pics to. I'm sure now that I have at least a couple of roos
     
  8. wac

    wac Out Of The Brooder

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    I have some pics now of 3 chicks that might be roos 2 have red combs but all 3 have much larger combs the rest
     
  9. ll

    ll Chillin' With My Peeps

    Would luv to see your orpington photos for comparison.
    Yes, my 2 are black orps [​IMG]
     

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