Hi! Pleeease help with sexing

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by Southshore, Jan 1, 2015.

  1. Southshore

    Southshore In the Brooder

    Mar 30, 2014
    Hi! This is my peachick. Am not really sure about his age. How old is he? Is it a boy or a girl?. Is it an IB or BS? Please tell me how you can tell. Thank you soo much for your help and time. HAPPY NEW YEAR all of you. Hope you and your peas all have have the best year ever!!! [​IMG] [​IMG]




  2. DylansMom

    DylansMom RIP 1969-2017

    Jan 10, 2014
    Happy New Year! Looks like you have a hen (stripes are disappearing from the wings and the primaries are becoming dark brown not reddish brown) that is probably India Blue, definitely not Black Shouldered, Black Shouldered Peacocks hatch white and then gain more and more color until adulthood, but BS hens will remain a creamy white with speckles. This is our 6 month old Black Shoulder hen. I would guess the age of yours' to be around 3 months, based on size and plumage.

    Young BS chicks
    Last edited: Jan 1, 2015
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