Buff Orpinton gender on these 2??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by dawno33, Oct 1, 2014.

  1. dawno33

    dawno33 In the Brooder

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    I have 2 Buff Orpintons that I need help with. Both are between 6-7 weeks. I am new at this!
    The first 3 are of Nugget.

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    The next 3 are of Buffy.

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    Thanks! So far we have 2 out of 8 that are roos. Not happy! Hopefully not more.
     
  2. chooks4life

    chooks4life Crowing

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    Well, they're rather pinkish combs and faces for females that age, but not beyond normal boundaries for decently healthy chooks who always color up far quicker, even as young as a week old; to get a better guess I'd need to see the ones you're comparing them to.

    At this stage, that's not obviously male levels of wattle and comb development, though the coloring is a bit unusual for the average chook you see at that age.

    Best wishes.
     
  3. samandemsmommy

    samandemsmommy Chirping

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    if it helps you- here are pics of my buffs at that age and they are roosters.
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  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    I'm thinking pullet on them.
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    So am I.
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    Me three [​IMG]
     

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