Cockerel or hens ???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mrsljpax, Sep 20, 2016.

  1. mrsljpax

    mrsljpax New Egg

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    I have been offered these lovely babies by my local animal rescue centre. It's a mixed group of bantums all lovely. However I have a feeling they are cockerels & hense fhe abondantment . I would welcome all views [​IMG]
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Your chicks in the pic look to be polish. Do they have clean legs or feathered legs? Do you have any idea of age? They don't look red in the wattle department so there is a good chance they are female.
    Polish are notoriously hard to sex though so an idea of age would be most helpful.
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    They are so cute.
     
  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    You may well be right. I'm thinking pullet in front and cockerel in back, but that's just off the top of my head. Comb pics would help. they look too young for saddle feathers, etc.
     
  5. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Overrun With Chickens

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    Far to young to sex. Especially for polish or polish crosses.
     

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