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how do you tell the sex of a mottled houdan????

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by cjeanean, Apr 19, 2008.

  1. cjeanean

    cjeanean Can't Decide

    Mar 5, 2008
    Missouri
    Okay, so he/she is not growing a comb, and when I've looked online they adults don't have combs or wattles like normal chickens. So how do I tell if it's a rooster or hen??? Thanks!!!
     
  2. cjeanean

    cjeanean Can't Decide

    Mar 5, 2008
    Missouri
    bump..... [​IMG]
     
  3. Frozen Feathers

    Frozen Feathers Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2007
    Maine
    They are like Polish, where the male has pointy crest feathers and the female has more rounded crest feathers. They also have the V comb, which on roosters is wider and taller then on the hens, even at a very young age.
     
  4. cjeanean

    cjeanean Can't Decide

    Mar 5, 2008
    Missouri
    Hmmm....I really think I have a male....hubby thinks not, but based on what u said I think he's a he.....thanks!!!
     

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