Golden and Buff Polish Crested- hens or roosters?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by growandresist, May 25, 2010.

  1. growandresist

    growandresist Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok- you all were so helpful with our White Crested Black Polish that I thought I would ask about our 6 week old Buff Polish Crested---- hen or rooster?

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    Same thing for the Golden Polish Crested--- hen or rooster?

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    Thanks!
     
    Last edited: May 25, 2010
  2. ChooksChick

    ChooksChick BeakHouse's Mad Chicken Scientist

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    Quote:First guess is telling me both roos. I'd like a front image to see the feather width of the crests, but really, it may be a bit early to tell.
     
  3. HeatherLynn

    HeatherLynn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I want to know too because I have chicks that are twins to yours.
     
  4. leggern93

    leggern93 New Egg

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    little hard to tell, my guess is there both cockerals, the crest may be a little low. need a front angle to tell for sure. i could have told you based on spur set and length but too young for spurs to devolope quiet yet.
     
  5. LeBlackbird

    LeBlackbird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Both males, sorry
     
  6. growandresist

    growandresist Out Of The Brooder

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    Update! The chicks are now 7 weeks!

    Here is the golden polish crested:
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    And here is the buff polish crested (& golden in the background):
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    Any further ideas on the 2 of these?
     
  7. MikasGirl

    MikasGirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think that the golden is a boy and the buff is a girl, but I could be wrong.
     
  8. isadream

    isadream Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They both look like roos to me.
     
  9. muddipuppy

    muddipuppy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    can you say what you are looking for in sexing polish? i have 7 chicks right now and would love to know what to start looking for. (of course, they're only a few days old right now, so it seems it will be a while until i can even begin to make a good guess).
     

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