Girl or boy? Ameraucana?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by texchick, Jan 6, 2009.

  1. texchick

    texchick Hatching

    Jun 4, 2007
    This "Ameraucana" chick is 6 weeks old. She is bigger, tail is longer and curves dowmward and comb is pinker than the other girls. Not to mention that the coloring/markings are different. I realize there are a lot of varities in color/markings for this breed, but have yet to find a pic that resembles this one. Anyone have any opinion of gender ir breed. Or is it just too early to tell?

  2. SeramaSweetie

    SeramaSweetie Songster

    Nov 28, 2008
    Thomaston, Georgia
    Wow, to me that looks kinda like a Royal Palm Turkey chick. [​IMG] I can't really tell, we haven't had a lot of Ameraucanas.
  3. therealsilkiechick

    therealsilkiechick ShowGirl Queen

    Jul 18, 2007
    Northwestern, pa
    with the bright red comb my guess is roo. i'm pretty possative.
  4. the1much

    the1much Currently Birdless Hippy

    i say hen,, hackles and saddle feathers to pointy.
    and tail too long to fast to be hen.
    Last edited: Jan 6, 2009

  5. Dandelion007

    Dandelion007 Songster

    Dec 7, 2008
    Durant, OK
    My "guess" at this point is probably roo with me noticing the same things you already have. A little more time will tell for sure.

  6. sara

    sara Title Needed Here

    looks like a bouncing baby boy, easter egger.
  7. Dandelion007

    Dandelion007 Songster

    Dec 7, 2008
    Durant, OK
    Quote:Did you mean to say roo? [​IMG]

  8. klf73

    klf73 Mad Scientist

    Jun 1, 2008
  9. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

    Jun 27, 2008
    West Central Ohio
    EE rooster

  10. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    EE cockerel, definitely.

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