Gender quiz

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by KirstenJL, Oct 8, 2011.

  1. KirstenJL

    KirstenJL Songster

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    I am wondering about the gender of three of my youngsters. I have never posted pics before, so hopefully it'll work!

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    This one, named Holly, is a speckled Sussex, 15 weeks old, with mom. I had been leaning toward male because of the long gangly legs, but all else screams pullet, including his/her timid temperament.

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    Elizabeth, speckled Sussex/buff Orpington cross, 6 weeks old.

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    Marie (leaning toward Mario), speckled Sussex/Jersey giant cross, 6 weeks old.

    Any ideas? Thanks!
     

  2. CrestedGirl

    CrestedGirl Polish Obsessed

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    It looks like one of your Sussex is a girl and the other is a boy [​IMG]
     
  3. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    First picture - pullet in front, cockerel in back
    The other 2 pictures are pullets.
     
  4. KirstenJL

    KirstenJL Songster

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    First picture - pullet in front, cockerel in back

    I guess I wasn't clear. If the first picture, the Sussex in front is the one I'm asking about. The Sussex behind her (!) is a hen, her mom.

    Thanks!
     
  5. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Crowing Premium Member

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    I see all pullets.
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Quote:x2 so far.
     
  7. justbugged

    justbugged Head of the Night Crew for WA State

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    First picture the top down is; bird #1 is a roo, #pullet 3 roo #4 pullet. Picture # 2 looks like a pullet. Picture # 3 looks like a roo.
     

  8. hdowden

    hdowden Crowing

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    pullet pullet roo
     
  9. mother o' chicks72

    mother o' chicks72 Songster

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    all girls
     
  10. ChestnutRidge

    ChestnutRidge Songster

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    This is the SS cockerel everyone is pointing out, but it may be that you weren't asking about him. [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Oct 9, 2011

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