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Had a bunch of pullet chicks delivered May 1st. Am i just being paranoid that they aren't female?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by MambaJack, Aug 21, 2016.

  1. MambaJack

    MambaJack Out Of The Brooder

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    At 4 months it should be obvious right, unfortunately this is my first time

    I have two barred rocks with redder / larger combs and waddles, and one that is much smaller.
    I know these pics aren't great, but any help would be appreciated

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  2. harmesonfarm

    harmesonfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think by the way they're feathering is coming in, perhaps their just early maturing pullets.
    I'm not really all that familiar with those particular breeds though, and some breeds can have larger combs than others.

    If your concerned though, you can always check their neck feathers. Pointy is a rooster and rounded are hens.
    I think that trick works on pretty much all chickens
     
  3. chickluvinfreak

    chickluvinfreak Chillin' With My Peeps

    They look like hens at point of lay. They would have more rooster like plumage by that age. And very large combs.
     
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  4. Alexandra33

    Alexandra33 Chillin' With My Peeps

    All pullets!

    ~Alex
     
  5. MambaJack

    MambaJack Out Of The Brooder

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    Fantastic, thanks all
     
  6. Jenna14Chicken

    Jenna14Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    OH.
    Hey this is kinda random but I've been watching your YouTube vids and I'm just curious how many chickens do you have.
     
  7. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Everyone is female [​IMG]
     
  8. Alexandra33

    Alexandra33 Chillin' With My Peeps

    At the moment, I've got 46. [​IMG] But later tonight, we're going to be taking care of a few mean roos.

    ~Alex
     
  9. Jenna14Chicken

    Jenna14Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    OH.
    Oh wow! Well good luck! :D
     
  10. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    All pullets
     

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