Help with genders please

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by MamaInPajamas, Oct 14, 2015.

  1. MamaInPajamas

    MamaInPajamas Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My birds are 9 or 10 weeks old except the speckled Sussex who is 7 or 8 weeks. Can you help me with genders please? I think the 3 older ones are girls but I'm not sure about the Sussex because of the bigger comb. Help please! Thanks

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    Speckled Sussex

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    RIR, BR , and EE

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    BR

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  2. cavemanrich

    cavemanrich Overrun With Chickens

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    The BR RIR and EE look like pullets to me. I never had any Sussex so I hold a ?. Lets see what others think. I can see why you are not sure , That comb does look a little larger, but it is not always an easily determining factor in all varieties and breeds.
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  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    The first bird is male, everyone else looks female.
     
  4. MamaInPajamas

    MamaInPajamas Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you. I'm sad because I can't keep him :( I'm going to hold out a little longer because the comb is still yellow. I'm not sure why their combs showed up pink in the pictures, none of them are even a little bit pink.
     

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