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comb coloration

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by bethandjoeync, Apr 3, 2009.

  1. bethandjoeync

    bethandjoeync Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 21, 2009
    Iron Station, NC
    can you start to tell the difference in gender, by comb coloration? i have a mix of reds and some are getting pinker combs and they are all the same age (15 days). and the others seem to keep the same yellowish color for now.
  2. Karlachix

    Karlachix Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 21, 2008
    Combs and wattles getting bigger and redder can help to determine (with uncertainty) if a chick is male.

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