Can you please confirm gender and breed of these two 7wk old chicks.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by JanPaulchicks, May 14, 2016.

  1. JanPaulchicks

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  2. PerfectPlumage

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    I think the first one is a cockerel and the second a pullet.
     
  3. eleaserek

    eleaserek Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They both are cockrels. Mixed breed I think. Assuming they are young. How old?
     
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  4. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    At 7 weeks old, both are definitely cockerels.
     
  5. eleaserek

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    Oh. Missed that in the heading [​IMG]
     
  6. JanPaulchicks

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    Thanks, I thought they were Roos. The first chick is a maron I think due to fluff on legs....but can't work it out. I bought a mix of maron and Sussex eggs to incubate, so I guess it's possible that they are a mix?
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Both are cockerels - sorry
     
  8. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Looks like you for eggs that were Sussex/Marans crosses. Not a combination of pure Sussex and pure Maran.
     

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