Cockerel or Pullet?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by asa369, Jan 21, 2016.

  1. asa369

    asa369 New Egg

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    A few months back, we purchased 8 Ameraucana pullets at one week old, but now we suspect that 3 of them are cockerels. They are now 13 weeks old. Can I please get some help determining the sex of these 3 chicks?

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  2. beetandsteet

    beetandsteet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You are right, these are all three cockerels. The reddened comb and pointed saddle feathers just emerging give them away. They are beautiful little boys though! :)
     
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  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    They're all cockerels.
     
  4. tannysue88

    tannysue88 Out Of The Brooder

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  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    All three are cockerels. Sorry. :eek:(
     
  6. asa369

    asa369 New Egg

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    Thanks everyone! I was hoping I was wrong!
     
  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    You're welcome.
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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