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 In the Brooder

    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 Songster

    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 Crowing

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

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