Gender?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by aviddamy, Jul 2, 2016.

  1. aviddamy

    aviddamy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a challenge for you. He or she is a true blue Americauna hen x red Easter egger roo cross. This chick is atleast 8 weeks old. It has a pink straight looking comb but it is not red yet. I'm guessing roo due to the hot pink color and the tiny bit of red across its back, but because of how pretty it is, I am waiting to hear a crow or see an egg laid. I don't have any body pictures yet. Nothing in the body is bigger or longer than its siblings. What do you guys think?
     
  2. Ravynscroft

    Ravynscroft For the Love of Duck Premium Member

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    I'd say roo from the amount of pink already showing... would like to see side pics though too... blue boys have a slightly different patterning to their feathers plus if there's leakage it will show it more if a boy...
     
  3. aviddamy

    aviddamy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This bird is completely gray with a very small amount of color across the back. I'll take a picture tomorrow of the sides and top. He or she may be anywhere from 8-10 weeks old.
     
  4. aviddamy

    aviddamy Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. Ravynscroft

    Ravynscroft For the Love of Duck Premium Member

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    Definitely a cockerel...
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    cockerel
     
  7. aviddamy

    aviddamy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Why do the pretty ones always end up being ones I can't keep? [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  8. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Overrun With Chickens

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    Nice coloring, I have the same complaint....Why are the prettiest/favorite end up Cockerel? [​IMG]
     
  9. carlf

    carlf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Tail feathers give it away. Cockerel.
     

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