Covered up with Roos, is this another?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by stokesdalefunnyfarm, Jan 21, 2012.

  1. stokesdalefunnyfarm

    stokesdalefunnyfarm Out Of The Brooder

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    I am concerned more with the comb that anything else. He/She is ten weeks old. I have 2 Amerecauna girls just like this one that are about five months old and don't have a prevalent comb. What are your thoughts?


    Thanks,

    Jonathan

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  2. stokesdalefunnyfarm

    stokesdalefunnyfarm Out Of The Brooder

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    Here are our other girls with two of our "suprise roos)

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  3. ChickenWisperer

    ChickenWisperer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nothing looks suspicious to me. Do you have a better picture of the bird? Saddle,hackle feathers?
     
  4. berniezahm

    berniezahm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I wouldn't count it as a Roo yet.
     
  5. ArizonaDesertChicks

    ArizonaDesertChicks Eggstactic for Pretty Eggs

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    That comb looks pretty small to me for a 10 week old chick - usually a roo's comb is more prominent than that, even a roo's pea comb. I think you'll have to wait a few more weeks and then post full body pics of this chick.
     
  6. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Agreed!!!
     
  7. stokesdalefunnyfarm

    stokesdalefunnyfarm Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you all for the replies! [​IMG]
     
  8. bluestar.ranch

    bluestar.ranch Out Of The Brooder

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    not sure looks "iffy" have to wait a few weeks.. look at legs.. some roos legs are thicker than the same size chick that is a girl.. varies from breed to breed
     

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