d'uccles chicks 1 month

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by hdowden, Nov 28, 2011.

  1. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    updated pics later in post
     
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  2. hokankai

    hokankai Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would wait, mine were obviously girls at 5 weeks.
     
  3. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    the porcilein is feathering in faster than the mille but its comb is also larger...i'm going to say that you cant tell gender by how they feather out...so hoping for 2 pullets
     
  4. hokankai

    hokankai Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah I've never trusted the feathering thing...every chick is different [​IMG]
     
  5. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    anyone else want to guess the gender?
     
  6. Pele

    Pele Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is a bit early, but I don't see anything yet that would indicate roo-ness.

    I DO however, see a whooooooooole lot of signs of CUTE! [​IMG] [​IMG] They look so soft!
     
  7. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    they still look like pullets...
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  8. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Yes, they are looking like pullets. [​IMG] I'm not familiar with d'Uccles, but I would think at 4 weeks you'd see more comb development and/or more color in the combs for cockerels.
     
  9. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    i also think you would see more color and bigger combs as well. i winged sexed them and by that they are supposidly pullets and so far that looks to be correct
     
  10. Squishypuff

    Squishypuff Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They look 100% like my D'uccle hens looked at that age. Pullets!
     

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