Chicken sexes

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Olivia rose, Oct 11, 2015.

  1. Olivia rose

    Olivia rose New Egg

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    Please help sexing my birds they are fighting like cockerels I think one is a sebright and a dutch[​IMG][/IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I answered your other post, age is very important in determining sex. Seabright roos have heny feathers - in other words both sexes look the same. Your other, is not showing pointed saddle or hackle feathers, et, so I cannot in good conscience proclaim him a rooster.

    How are they fighting? It could just be fighting over pecking order.
     
  3. Olivia rose

    Olivia rose New Egg

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    Thanks they have there feathers up a jumping up in air at each other.
     
  4. N F C

    N F C got coffee? Premium Member Project Manager

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    Peep-Chicken Overrun With Chickens

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    Hello :frow and welcome to BYC!
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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  7. twisted-acres-farm

    twisted-acres-farm Maiah and daughter dob aug 2, 2017 Premium Member

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    hens/pullets will do the same type of fighting and I have even had a pullet and a rooster do the same thing. At least in my flock. Welcome to BYC
     
  8. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

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  9. Olivia rose

    Olivia rose New Egg

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    My female bantam finally turned out to be a rooster [​IMG]
     

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