Is my Buff Orpington hen a roo??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Keltara, Jun 14, 2011.

  1. Keltara

    Keltara Chillin' With My Peeps

    Here are our beautiful Buff Orpingtons. Today is their 10 week birthday. [​IMG]
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    We originally had 4, but on June 2nd, we lost one of our precious babies. Her name was Lily. She was so beautiful. We loved her so much. A predator got her. [​IMG] Here she is was at 6 weeks:
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    We thank God that whoever got her, didn't get the others too. Here is my question though. Is one of our remaining 3 a rooster? Here are pictures of all of them.

    This is a girl:
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    And she's a girl too:
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    But is she a roo?? Her crown is brighter than her sisters. She is very sweet. All three hens are so sweet to each other and there is no aggression from her to us or her sisters. Here are 2 photos of her (remember, 10 weeks old today)....
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    I really hope she's a "she". Please let me know what you think [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jun 14, 2011
  2. TheSpiceGirls

    TheSpiceGirls Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a girl to me.
     
  3. uncle rico

    uncle rico Chillin' With My Peeps

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    90% sure she's a pullet
     
  4. Chickengal505

    Chickengal505 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Ditto
     
  5. Chickengal505

    Chickengal505 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh and Keltara, I've seen a few of your posts about your little flock and I'm Sooo sorry you lost Lily. They all are really pretty.
     
  6. artsyrobin

    artsyrobin Artful Wings

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    i agree, no pointy feathers - you got a girl there
     
  7. sunny & the 5 egg layers

    sunny & the 5 egg layers Overrun With Chickens

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    Looks like a pretty little girl to me! [​IMG]
     
  8. iluvsedward

    iluvsedward Overrun With Chickens

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    Gurl
     
  9. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    She's just maturing a bit faster than the others, but she's a girl.
     
  10. DawnCols

    DawnCols Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The human children in the pics are also lovely.
     

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