how can i tell the sex of my straight run polish...

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by redhen, Jun 1, 2008.

  1. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    i think it may be a bantam....he/she is still small compared to others..the feathers have not come in all the way..he/she is only like 2 weeks old...but i think the head is gonna be white..and there is some grey/blk feathering on wings..with white also..so..any ideas...or do i have to wait till he crows..[​IMG].....i wish i could get pics on here..i'm to dumb to figure it out....the only way i can send pics is thru e-mail..sorry..Wendy
     
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Once their crest gets some size to it the females have a rounded type hair do and the males have a spikey punk rock look to them.
     
  3. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    could i tell that now?....he's only 2-3 weeks..not even feathered yet on top..but...it sure looks spikey to me..ahh!![​IMG]..i cant have a rooster!....i dont wanna have to give up"SKI"...we all like him alot already...Wendy
     
  4. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    They all look spikey until they get some length and fullness to them. Wait until he is 4 - 6 weeks old.
     
  5. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    okay..thanks so much....also...can you get a rooster fixed?...so he wont breed...or crow!....i know...i know..another dumb question!..sorry...[​IMG]...lol..thanks..Wendy
     

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