gender of blue/copper marans chick

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by sharol, Sep 13, 2013.

  1. sharol

    sharol Songster

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    This chick was just over 7 weeks old when the pictures were taken. (S)he is not a hatchery chick. The eggs came from an established breeder.

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    This picture is of the above chick with his/her hatchmates. It is the blurry one to the left in the rear. This is only for a size comparison (it is somewhat larger than its broodmates).

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    Is this a boy?
     

  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    That looks like a boy.
     
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    X2
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    X3, the comb is too red for a female, and the stance is roosterish.
     
  5. sharol

    sharol Songster

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    Thanks. I have thought he was male for about 3 weeks now. I'll have to find me a 4H kid to adopt him for show. He's going to be too nice (judging from his parents) to be soup.
     

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