Buff Orpington: males or females?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Wymferg, Aug 16, 2014.

  1. Wymferg

    Wymferg Hatching

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  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    How old are they? Individual photos of each bird would be helpful; all I can really tell from this photo is that the bird in the lower right is a pullet. I'm not sure on the others.
     
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    We need closer photos to tell for sure. However, I think that I'm seeing saddle feathers on the lower right bird and the two top birds look similar, so they may be cockerels. The lower right bird is a pullet.
     
  4. Basskids08

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    The one in the back left looks to be a cockerel.
     
  5. Wymferg

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    Here's pics of each chick: [​IMG]
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    What do you guys think? Pullets or cockerels? They are now 18 wks old
     
  6. BantamLover21

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    The last one is definitely a cockerel, and I'm leaning towards the other two being cockerels, too.
     

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