Certain cockerel behavior?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by KikiDeAnime, May 22, 2019.

  1. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler!

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    Looks like 3 pullets to me.....one is redder in other pics but that can be form exertion at that age.
    Best time to tell gender is at about 6 weeks, males combs will be much redder and bigger.
     
  2. chrissynemetz

    chrissynemetz Free Ranging

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    If they're 12 weeks in these pictures, then I would say all three are pullets :)
     
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  3. KikiDeAnime

    KikiDeAnime Songster

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    Okay, I just thought it was weird for stunted chicks.
     
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  4. KahKaDoodleDo22

    KahKaDoodleDo22 In the Brooder

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    They all look like pullets to me! at least you don’t have 7 Roos out of 12 like I do! lol. Pretty hens
     
  5. KikiDeAnime

    KikiDeAnime Songster

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    Well okay then.
    Now the long wait for our Crested Polish begins!
     
  6. Matzwd

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    If they have hackles raised when fighting, does that mean cockerel, or is that a pullet trait as well? Mine are around the six week point, and sometimes both parties "bow" with their hackles raised.
     
  7. Chickassan

    Chickassan Wattle Fondler

    They all do it. :)
     
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