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Gender? One boy and one girl... we think?

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by ZooKeeperKen, Dec 23, 2016.

  1. ZooKeeperKen

    ZooKeeperKen In the Brooder

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    Hey all! Hope you can assist. Two from same clutch and not sure on gender - first time parent here!

    We are thinking the one further away in the picture is a male due to the more apparent barring. The last picture is him (or her) on its own. This one does seem to be a bit bigger but it's not a huge difference. They are about 3.5months old. Appreciate your opinions!

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  2. Crop and repost the pics. When I expand them they get real fuzzy. Kinda looks like two hens but not sure.
     
  3. Widlast

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    Looks like a boy and a girl, but as KsKingBee said, bigger, better cropped pics would help.
     
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    I enlarged them and it looks like a boy and a girl.:D
     
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  6. ZooKeeperKen

    ZooKeeperKen In the Brooder

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    Thanks so much guys! The solo pic is the one I think is a boy


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  7. Much better! Definitely a cock and hen.
     
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  8. ZooKeeperKen

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    Thank you all and a very Merry Christmas!
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  9. izigg

    izigg In the Brooder

    That was most informative and I was able to correctly identify 2 females out of 4 I have, the other two being whites and I'm lost although one is getting a tan head so I'm thinking that's a male perhaps and will need to go if theres a chance in the future he will fight with my 6 yr blue ?
     
  10. izigg

    izigg In the Brooder

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    Perhaps anyone can tell what sex the whites are , thanks
     

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