Help sexing australorp chicks

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by dorotka1278, Dec 28, 2015.

  1. dorotka1278

    dorotka1278 New Egg

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    Hi! I have 4 ba chicks, and I have a feeling I have more roos than I originally thought. Help please![​IMG]
     
  2. TheTwoRoos

    TheTwoRoos Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Need better pics.
     
  3. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Need better pictures to be sure, but those don't really look like black Australorps. Pink combs before 10 weeks old is a sure indication of cockerels.
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    I agree.
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    X2 on junebuggena's post.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    x 3 Junbeggena's post - what color are bottoms of their feet. Quick look and I think I see 3 cockerels
     
  7. dorotka1278

    dorotka1278 New Egg

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    Here are some better pics (sorry hard to get them to stay still) they are about 6 weeks old. [​IMG][/IMG][/IMG]
     
  8. dorotka1278

    dorotka1278 New Egg

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    [​IMG] tyson
     
  9. dorotka1278

    dorotka1278 New Egg

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    [​IMG]pancake (front) darth vader (back)
     
  10. shortgrass

    shortgrass Overrun With Chickens

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    Wow, 3 cockerels and one pullet... Yes you definitely have an excess of males :(
     

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