how can ya tell

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by mikesbigroo, Aug 8, 2009.

  1. mikesbigroo

    mikesbigroo Songster

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    any way to tell the sex of 2 week old chics, i have a few RIRs and some barred rocks that were given to me, they are 2 weeks old, thanks for any input [​IMG]
     
  2. Yoko

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    I believe u can lay a chick on its back and move it skin by the vent upward towards the stomach and you would find for a roo it would be a shiny bump and a hen just like pink and flat
    Or you could check out that post --> https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=36320 They got some ways to sex chicks [​IMG]
     
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