Cream Legbar chick.. Hen or roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by OrpObsessed, Nov 25, 2013.

  1. OrpObsessed

    OrpObsessed Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This little one just hatched today. I've read Males are lighter in color and have a distinct spot on their head, and females have a dark chipmunk stripe. But this little chick has a distinct chipmunk strip AND a light dot!? Help! Is it a roo or a hen? :jumpy

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    Last edited: Nov 25, 2013
  2. It's too young to tell, sorry.
     
  3. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    I know they are sex linked, but cant remember how. Try showing the pictures on the legbar thread, they could tell you.
     
  4. chicken pickin

    chicken pickin Overrun With Chickens

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    It is a female. Female CL can have a very small head dot. Your chick has dark down and a very distinct not blurred chipmunk pattern. So congrats she is a pullet.
     
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    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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  7. OrpObsessed

    OrpObsessed Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yay! Thanks everyone! I needed another female! :weee
     

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