Frizzle chick genders?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by honeythechicken, Nov 15, 2017.

  1. honeythechicken

    honeythechicken Just Hatched

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    Hey! :D

    I've recently purchased three frizzle chicks, they're about 3.5 weeks old right now! As they're getting older, they've all started displaying fairly cockerel-like behaviour, e.g. they end fighting with each other more so now, they really like to fly at every opportunity, and just general cheekiness!

    I've attached some images and was hoping that you guys could help me figure out if they are likely to be cockerels! :jumpy:jumpy

    Lake :ya:
    WhatsApp Image 2017-11-15 at 18.55.24.jpeg
    WhatsApp Image 2017-11-15 at 18.54.37.jpeg Snowy :celebrate:
    WhatsApp Image 2017-11-15 at 19.06.25.jpeg

    Manuka :pop: WhatsApp Image 2017-11-15 at 18.58.57.jpeg WhatsApp Image 2017-11-15 at 18.59.56.jpeg


    Thanks!! :wee
     
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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Spring Dreaming Premium Member

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    I will assume they are Cochins? Males will develop a pink comb by 5 weeks if they are. Both sexes will chest bump and work out the pecking order.
     
  3. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Overrun With Chickens

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    Much to young still.
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    Much too young
     
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  5. Scott214

    Scott214 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Snowys beak does look a lot more pink than the others. I would create another thread in two weeks or so and make sure to tag me because they are absolutely adorable and i would love to see them as they get older!
     
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