Hi. I am new to chickens and would like to find out what breed and sex I have just acquired so if an

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  1. meme69

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    [​IMG] second one. They are suppose to be 5 weeks old
     
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  3. Nice looking chickens I'm guessing their breed is: Buff Orpington [​IMG]
     
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  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    I'd go with Buff Orps as well. Fine looking fowl!
     
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  5. caj1985

    caj1985 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would guess cockerels from the color of the combs at 5 weeks.
     
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  6. buttercup95

    buttercup95 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Not certain on the gender but I would agree it's definitely a buff orpington. I would agree it looks like a roo right now who knows for sure
     
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  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] My first thought is males also, for that age, combs are pretty red. You could post photos at "what gender or breed is this."
     
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  8. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     
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  9. meme69

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    Thank you. Kids won't be too happy tho if they are Roos then I'm afraid they will have to be rehomed. How long before I can tell for sure?
     
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    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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