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ee..... rooster or hen?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by vabrown1, Jun 13, 2010.

  1. vabrown1

    vabrown1 In the Brooder

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    i hatched both of these, and they have ee moms and dad. they are about 5 weeks old. can anyone tell what they are?
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  2. Morgan7782

    Morgan7782 Dense Egg Goo

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    The lighter one is a cockerel, pretty dern sure like 98 percent sure. The darker one.. I need a comb picture for the darker one. I am thinking cockerel as well because of how it's feathering out and that narrow tail feathers. Comb pic for the darker one would be good though [​IMG]

    I think lighter one is pretty sure a cockerel.
     
  3. crazy chook

    crazy chook Songster

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    I think it is too early to tell, Wait a few weeks and see if that lighter coloured ones comb gets darker red and bigger.
     
  4. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Free Ranging Staff Member Premium Member 9 Years

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    First one is a pullet, second is a roo.
     
  5. anniem

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    Quote:x2!

    I bet it'll be really obvious within 2 weeks.
     
  6. dreamwallaby

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    Quote:I agree. My EEs are 5 wks today and their combs are no where near that size or color of the second one~ except my one questionable Amerileg, she's getting a red comb at 4wks
     
  7. Mrs. Fluffy Puffy

    Mrs. Fluffy Puffy Fluffy Feather Farm

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    Quote:x2!

    I bet it'll be really obvious within 2 weeks.

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