Gender of EE pullet

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Diane1012, Oct 6, 2014.

  1. Diane1012

    Diane1012 New Egg

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    Hi
    I am new to raising chickens. We have four pullets, we hope. One is a splash easter egger and I have been unsure if it's gender for a while now. Does anyone have an opinion? thank you in advance.
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  2. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I see pullets. [​IMG]
     
  3. Blooie

    Blooie Team Spina Bifida Premium Member

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    Oh, she's so pretty!
     
  4. Diane1012

    Diane1012 New Egg

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    Thank you! I am feeling relieved! They are now 21 and 23 weeks old and they are not yet laying eggs, so we are getting worried!
     
  5. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like you have some more to wait. I don't see any redness to her head at all! But they will come.. She is pretty!
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Agree the splash is immature, but the sex link sure could be laying. Do you free range daily? You might need to either go on an egg hunt, or confine her for a few days and see if she's laying.
     
  7. Violetsrblu

    Violetsrblu Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My 5 EEs were not early layers. The 1st one to lay was 7 mos old and the last was 9 mos. old.
     
  8. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    I agree. All three of them, the EE, the Red Sex Link, and the Black Sex Link are all pullets. At some point you should be getting lots of eggs from those ladies; especially from the Black and Red Sex Links, which are egg laying machines.
     
  9. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    All of them are pullets.
     
  10. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    All pullets.
     

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