I've got another 15 week old I need a gender please

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jen61871, Oct 2, 2016.

  1. jen61871

    jen61871 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Can someone please tell me the gender of this about 15 week old chick?

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  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    pullet
     
  3. jen61871

    jen61871 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    YAY! Out of 2 hatches and 7 chicks so far 5 are roosters and I didn't know about these 2 white ones. Can I ask you, if I keep this hen and her "father" would mate with her and one of her eggs would happen to hatch a chick, could you hve the innerbreeding problems? I don't know if you have that with chickens or not
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    As far i as have read, it appears there would not be, in general, any negative implications of inbreeding in the manner you suggest. I believe that it is practised for those people wishing to get "bluer" eggs from their EEs, for example.
     
  5. Jenna14Chicken

    Jenna14Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    OH.
    Pullet :)
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  7. henny1129

    henny1129 Crazy Livestock Gal

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    I would agree, pullet! :)
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    She's a pullet.

    I've bred father to daughter and haven't had any issues. As long as the parent stock are healthy and hardy, free of defects, you should be good to go. If you had birds that were sickly, or just not healthy overall, any defects, etc it would be a big no-no.
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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