Easter Egger, 4 weeks old, hen or roo? Should I purchase? Thanks!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by sljack2006, Mar 25, 2015.

  1. sljack2006

    sljack2006 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    These are pics of a 4 week old EE I am planning to purchase this Sunday. Do you think it is a hen or a roo? Your input is appreciated :) Thank you
     
  2. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Overrun With Chickens

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    Comb looks good for a pullet.

    More importantly is the feathering in which I can't see well with it being held.

    You want to see even feathering across the wings/back with an even pattern...no patch work quilt patterns.

    This appears to be a blue variety, so you want to see even coloring.

    LofMc
     
  3. sljack2006

    sljack2006 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you L of Mc[​IMG]
     
  4. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Loving the Autumn Weather Premium Member

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  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm thinking pullet.
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm leaning towards pullet.
     
  7. sljack2006

    sljack2006 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you everyone! We bought her and she is beautiful!
     
  8. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Overrun With Chickens

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    Congratulations...be sure to quarantine her for at least 2 weeks, 4 being better.

    LofMc
     
  9. ibarbidahl

    ibarbidahl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    *ahem* An updated pic? ;-)
     

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