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Is This Ameraucana Chick A Pullet or Cockerel?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by BaileyMChicks, Mar 22, 2016.

  1. BaileyMChicks

    BaileyMChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi. About a month and a half ago I got some Ameraucana chicks from a fairly local breeder and she said they were all pullets. I got 4 ameraucanas. There's a slight age difference in them. 2 are a few days older than the other 2. Well, one of the older ones is looking like a rooster to me. And it wouldn't be such a big problem if I hadn't already bought his 3 month old splash brother about 3 weeks ago! I hope it's a girl. The comb is getting fairly large and pink..Can someone tell me if it's a boy? It's name is Blue. I'll add pics in a few minutes. Thanks
     
  2. BaileyMChicks

    BaileyMChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    And I know she is most likely too young to be able to tell sex yet but I was just hoping I can get a few peoples opinions.
     
  3. BaileyMChicks

    BaileyMChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh I forgot to mention that in the first picture Blue is the bigger blue Ameraucana in the front.
     
    Last edited: Mar 22, 2016
  4. Jetblack2004

    Jetblack2004 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think it's a pullet.
     
  5. BaileyMChicks

    BaileyMChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone else have any other opinions? The comb is getting pinker and bigger every day...
     
  6. 2chicksagain

    2chicksagain Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Does it have a tail? if it does it's a pullet., Now it looks like a pullet to me
     
  7. TillyPeeps

    TillyPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Based on the small tail and pink comb at such a young age, I guess cockerel. I have a half ameraucana pullet (dad is a wheaten ameraucana) at the same age. Her comb is small and yellow and much larger tail. But I'm no expert.
     
  8. BaileyMChicks

    BaileyMChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes it does have a tail. It feathered in at the same rate as the other one it's age, and the other one looks like a pullet. Sorry the pics aren't very good it's hard to get good pics when she won't sit still and you're by yourself lol. I'm really happy that people think it's a pullet because I really don't want to have to get rid of Blue. And I don't want both Rory(Blue's older splash brother) and Blue if they are both roosters...
     
  9. 2chicksagain

    2chicksagain Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ya, I think it's a pullet.
     
  10. BaileyMChicks

    BaileyMChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Her tail is actually much bigger than the pictures suggest. I won't be able to get anymore better pics of her until Sunday because I'm going on a trip for my birthday.
     

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