Helena is still a her, Spike might not be a he, help? Polish people?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by WriterofWords, Oct 18, 2008.

  1. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

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    It seems I just have no luck with the gender. Nugget was supposed to be a her, and Woo a him, they were the opposite. We were positive Splash down was big hen, he's a him. Now I think Spike the Polish is not only a her, but definitely is not a pure Polish because "he" has 5 toes!
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  2. mikarod

    mikarod Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Your "he" looks like a girl to me.


    What is that gold colored chicken standing next to her?!
     
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  3. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

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    That is Red, I'm not sure of her breed. She's beautiful and friendly and lays great eggs, and also one of Blue's ladies. She's in the pen because her side got torn open and she's recuping in there. Thanks too, I'm pretty sure he's a she,,,,, The bottom one is Helena,, she's a sweetie.
     
  4. mikarod

    mikarod Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Darn...I have a hen that looks JUST like that gold one. Except she's Light Brahma X Black Australorp.
     
  5. jossanne

    jossanne Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is your "polish" a sultan? i agree, she's a she...
     
  6. Vcomb

    Vcomb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hen, white crested black crossed with mottled houdan
     
  7. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

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    When you start talking about Sultans and Houdans you've lost me.
     
  8. lovemychix

    lovemychix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I remember Mottled Moudans have the 5th toe.
     
  9. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

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    Helena only has 4 toes, Spikette has 5.
     
  10. Southerngirl

    Southerngirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She looks alot like a Crevecoeur but a Mottled Houdan has 5 toes. McMurray Hatchery sells Houdans if you want to see a pic on their website.[​IMG]
     

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