Buff Orpingtons - boys or girls?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jenesis536, Mar 13, 2011.

  1. jenesis536

    jenesis536 Songster

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    These 3 are 7-1/2 weeks old. Any guesses on genders?

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  2. DrRob

    DrRob In the Brooder

    Hi,

    If they are indeed 7 1/2 weeks old they look to me to be all hens.

    Regards
    Dr Rob.
     
  3. justbugged

    justbugged Head of the Night Crew for WA State

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    They all look like hens to me also. If you got them from a feed store, then it most likely that they were selling all pullets. That is very common when buying Op's from feed store. Occasionally a roo will get through, but it isn't very common.
     
  4. Justanother Brooke

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    Look like girlies! [​IMG]
     
  5. I too would say three pullets. Check out the hackle feathers. If they're rounded, it's a hen. If they're sharply pointed, it's gonna be a roo.
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    I'm seeing girls [​IMG]
     
  7. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Free Ranging

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    All pullets!

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  8. pedro24

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    i believe that they ar eal hens
     
  9. GammaPoppyLilyFlutter

    GammaPoppyLilyFlutter Love Comes with Feathers

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    All pullets
     

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