Help!! EE/Ameraucauna Rooster or pullet? New chicken owner needs to know. (pictures).

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by KieksterChicken, Sep 19, 2013.

  1. KieksterChicken

    KieksterChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG]I am wondering if you can help me identify whether this is a pullet or a rooster. He/she is 2 and a half months old bought from the feed store who sells chicks from Ideal. He/she has a black, brown and white feather pattern with brown flecking on the back and sides. The legs are quite thick compared to the rest of the flocks also.

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  2. newbie32

    newbie32 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Everyone is going to need body pics
     
  3. foreverlearning

    foreverlearning Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Little red in the comb for 10 weeks old, a side picture near the tail would help in telling.
     
  4. jbravo54

    jbravo54 Out Of The Brooder

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    my guess...both pullets...but what do i know?
     
  5. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Need side pictures of the body, but with that comb at ten weeks and what I can see of the color pattern, would guess rooster.
     
  6. foreverlearning

    foreverlearning Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    rooster 100% ee pullets aint colored that way

    here is a rooster about 3 months old
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    Below is a black and white ee hen of the same age.

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  8. WalkingOnSunshine

    WalkingOnSunshine Overrun With Chickens

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    100% EE cockerel.

    You could tell that in the first pics, btw, just based on the comb and the feather patterning. That's way too much comb for a 10 week old pea-combed bird to be a pullet.
     
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  9. KieksterChicken

    KieksterChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Both pictures are of the same chicken. A friend of mine sent me those pictures so not sure I can get a picture of the full body but I was leaning rooster too.I saw the animal in question just yesterday and I am pretty sure it is growing saddle feathers and it has some longer greenish blue feathers growing into it's tail.
     
  10. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Easter egger rooster.
     

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