EE cockerel?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by HeatherTheMommy, Apr 11, 2016.

  1. HeatherTheMommy

    HeatherTheMommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know its really early but i have no experience with EE. I have 4 that are around 3 weeks old. I dont know the exact hatch date but i got them on the 22nd. This one has me thinking roo. Although it has developed way faster than the other. Not sure if they all hatched together or not. On a few occasions this one has even pecked me when i put my hand in the brooder. All 4 were supposed to be pullets but we all know how that goes. Any thoughts?[​IMG]
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  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Not looking like a cockerel at all - the comb is indicative of a pullet as is the color/pattern that is developing in the plumage.
     
  3. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Pullet
     
  4. HeatherTheMommy

    HeatherTheMommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks my other ones just look so different. One is all white and looks like a pullet. The other 2 are darker and smaller. One has no nail feathers either but is mostly feathered.
     
  5. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    That is the nature of easter eggers die to being mixed breeds with varying parentage
     
  6. HeatherTheMommy

    HeatherTheMommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One has white banding in the chest and no tail feathers
     
  7. HeatherTheMommy

    HeatherTheMommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is one of the others im questioning

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    Diffwent coloring and no tail feathers?
     
  8. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Still a bit early to be sure, but probably pullet.
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree
     
  10. HeatherTheMommy

    HeatherTheMommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Was just thrown off by all of the white and lack of tail feathers
     

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