Can you tell a boy by the crow at 3 weeks?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by AnKa, Mar 14, 2009.

  1. AnKa

    AnKa Out Of The Brooder

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    Feb 27, 2009
    I have 2 Araucanas - one is cross beaked so I am worried about her. She's super nice. The other is super flighty, bossy and crows loudly, also her tail feathers sort of stick 'upwards' a little. I am worried I will end up with no blue eggs!!!
     
  2. FisherMOM

    FisherMOM Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 7, 2008
    Bergen, NY
    crowing is usually sign of a rooster.. and those feathers.. sounds like a roo to me.

    Any small skinny feathers that hang down near the tail? Those are saddle feathers.. another dead give away
     
  3. CarriBrown

    CarriBrown Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Could be a roo, but could also be a bossy little pullet. Do you have a picture?
     

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