Delaware genders 8 weeks

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

  1. hemsandchicks

    hemsandchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi there. I have 3 Delawares that are about 8 weeks. I'm pretty sure the first is a roo, the second a pullet, and the third has me confused. It's comb is smaller and paler than the roo, but it has a very smutty back, which from what I read is more common in a roo. Any guesses are greatly appreciated.
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  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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  3. hemsandchicks

    hemsandchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm leaning towards pullet too. Time will tell. [​IMG]
     

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