Is Lucy a girl or boy? She's about 8 weeks now.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by rebecca10782, May 27, 2008.

  1. rebecca10782

    rebecca10782 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 24, 2008
    Everyone thinks Lucy is a boy,I would like get your opinions. She is a Cochin/Brahma mix.
    Last edited: May 27, 2008
  2. jdypat

    jdypat Chillin' With My Peeps

    Id betcha that you have a hen there.. anyone want to bed? a green egg!
  3. rebecca10782

    rebecca10782 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 24, 2008
    That's good, your the only person who said girl. I don't know how I can part with her if she turns out to be a boy [​IMG]
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Sorry, but I think you have a Lucky, not a Lucy. At 8 weeks, you rarely see really big red comb and wattles on the pullets of those breeds.
  5. scrapmom5

    scrapmom5 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 21, 2008
    I'm guessing boy. I have a cochin and a brahma who are 11 weeks and their comb is much smaller and the one has the very lightest pink on the edge. Yours is much bigger and much more red. Just wait and see. My friends roo were crowing by twelve weeks. She also had a hen with a very large comb and she KNEW it was a roo. Then one day it layed an egg. I have seen this hen and her comb definately looks rooish to me too.
    Last edited: May 27, 2008
  6. okiehen

    okiehen Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 25, 2007
    Thats a roo.
  7. mmajw

    mmajw Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 31, 2008
    Looks like a Larry not a Lucy to me
  8. PotterWatch

    PotterWatch My Patronus is a Chicken

    Apr 22, 2008
    Looks like a roo to me!
  9. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 13, 2007
    SE Mass
    Looks like a boy
  10. ronshoney

    ronshoney Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 7, 2007
    Algonac, Michigan
    Looks like a boy to me too.

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