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How do I tell if its a hen or a rooster

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Kateluvchickans, Apr 18, 2016.

  1. Kateluvchickans

    Kateluvchickans Out Of The Brooder

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    Go waterbury Vt!
    Hi does anybody know how to sex white cochin chicks and speckled sussex chicks?
     
  2. CascadiaRiver

    CascadiaRiver Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Depends on age, I'd be easier if you posted pictures too!~
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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  4. BBQJOE

    BBQJOE Chillin' With My Peeps

    If it crows, it's generally a rooster.
    If it doesn't lay eggs, it's generally a rooster.
    But if it looks like it wants to get in a crock pot, it could be anything.

    Pics would help, someone will nail it for ya.
     
  5. Kateluvchickans

    Kateluvchickans Out Of The Brooder

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    they just started cracking the shell yesterday, and they are not fully out yet
     
  6. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    You will know on the Sussex in about 4-6 weeks. Cochins are slow growers so it may take longer to sex those.
     

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