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Help sexing 5 week Barnevelder

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by ChickenMamaBee, Aug 22, 2018.

  1. ChickenMamaBee

    ChickenMamaBee In the Brooder

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    C09EB575-262E-485E-BBB7-4000F8FE7A9A.jpeg CC384B92-147B-444B-A68B-84E87E04419C.jpeg 847D01D0-18B5-4732-81C9-9F28582D880C.jpeg Bought her at “3 days old” as a pullet but now her comb is looking quite large and colorful... we love “her” but can’t have a rooster in our neighborhood. What do y’all think? Cockerel or pullet??
    Let me know if additional pics are needed.
     
  2. AlleysChicks

    AlleysChicks Enabler

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    Cockerel.
     
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  3. ChickenMamaBee

    ChickenMamaBee In the Brooder

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    Thank you :)
    Are you going by comb? Or? Can you shed some light if you don’t mind? We are brand new to this!
     
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  4. Chick or Treat

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    Yeah, cockerel!! He has a very red comb and it is quite large!
     
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  5. ChickenMamaBee

    ChickenMamaBee In the Brooder

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    Thanks! Just looked up city ordinances and we CAN have a roo... looks like it’s research time
     
  6. Chick or Treat

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    Congrats! He’s a keeper!!!
     

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