Help Male or Female?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by BabieGirrl, Apr 10, 2016.

  1. BabieGirrl

    BabieGirrl New Egg

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    Hello I got 6 chicks from tractor supply. I was told they were unsexed golden sex links. Can anyone help me determine the sex. I am new at this.Two of them are a bit bigger than the rest and have more white in their feathers than the rest. I would appreciate the input. [​IMG][/IMG]
     
  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchaholic Extrordinaire Premium Member

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    Since they are sex links, it's possible to say with 100% certainty they are all pullets :) Only pullets feather in red like that, and at this age roosters would look very different and would have visible combs and wattles. It's actually not possible to really have 'unsexed' sex links, since the genders hatch different colors. If they were red as chicks, they are all females. Males hatch yellow :)
     
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  3. BabieGirrl

    BabieGirrl New Egg

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    Thank you. I was hoping they were all pullets.
     
  4. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Yup, those are pretty pullets. By the way, welcome to the BYC community!
     
  5. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    pullets & Welcome to Backyard chickens - please go to the New Members Introduction thread and get a proper welcome
     

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