Is my Easter Egger a hen or a roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by emilyhlocke, May 3, 2016.

  1. emilyhlocke

    emilyhlocke Out Of The Brooder

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    We purchased her as a sexed pullet but she seems to have a few rooster characteristics, she is 5 weeks now and I've noticed she runs at all the other chicks and I've seen her put her hackles up. I'm keeping my fingers crossed she's just a bossy girl, but I'd love some input! Thanks!
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  2. Serenity06

    Serenity06 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a pullet to me. I've had some pretty feisty chicks that turned out to be pullets. If you're still not sure, post updated pictures in a couple of weeks.
     
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  3. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    I vote for pullet as well. She is feathering in quickly and her comb isn't unusually big. Sometimes pullets simply have bossy/obnoxious behaviors.
     
  4. emilyhlocke

    emilyhlocke Out Of The Brooder

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    Good news!!! Thank you! :)
     

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