How do I know my chicks sex

Lollyxxx

Hatching
Jun 5, 2020
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Hi everybody

I’m new and live in the uk so go easy on me :) , we have 5 chickens one chick which is 2 weeks old and we are wondering how to tell if it’s a cockerel or a hen any advice would be great ? .

thanks lolly
 

red horse ranch

Crowing
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Jan 24, 2014
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Hi everybody

I’m new and live in the uk so go easy on me :) , we have 5 chickens one chick which is 2 weeks old and we are wondering how to tell if it’s a cockerel or a hen any advice would be great ? .

thanks lolly
If the comb turns red at 5 or 6 weeks you know you have a male. If you could post a picture it would help a lot. ;)
 

Josip

Songster
Sep 20, 2019
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If the comb turns red at 5 or 6 weeks you know you have a male. If you could post a picture it would help a lot. ;)
Well that's not true, look at my boy at 10 week... And look him today. At 5 /6 week he was completely out of any redness or comb development.
 

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