Easter Eggers - boy? girl?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Bleenie, Apr 3, 2012.

  1. Bleenie

    Bleenie Wyan-DO's

    I have a few Wyandotte/Olive Egger babies that I am not sure of their sexes. I THINK I originally kept the Blue one because I thoguht it was a roo but it could have just been because it had a nice pea comb, lol.

    ETA: They are 4wks 3 days old.



    Confetti baby =)
    Last edited: Apr 3, 2012
  2. JerseyGiantfolk

    JerseyGiantfolk Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 12, 2012
    They don't have the biggest combs(like most cockerels may have). The first one is a little lanky like a rooster though, and the second is more fluffy like a pullet would be.
  3. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    It is still a little early yet to tell. :)
  4. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 28, 2011
    Foothills of NC
    Boy, boy, girl.
  5. Bleenie

    Bleenie Wyan-DO's

    I am used to my Wyandotte babies, the roosters practically scream boy by 2 weeks old, lol.

    I REALLY want the last one to be a girl and if the top two are both boys then I guess I will have to decide which one to keep for the OE/EE girls. They're both so sweet that I really hope at least one is a girl [​IMG]
  6. i would say
    boy girl girl
  7. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

    Jul 9, 2009
    Northern CA
    My Coop
    I agree.
  8. Bleenie

    Bleenie Wyan-DO's

    Well the Blue is definitely a BOY. I was holding him(ok, cuddling him! lol) tonight and saw his red shoulder feathers coming in. His grandpa was a BLR but I think his shoulders are just gonna be red like a lot of other EE roos. If it came in laced it would be pretty though!
    Last edited: Apr 4, 2012

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