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Lavendar Orpintons hens or roos?

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

  1. Tracispeckers

    Tracispeckers New Egg

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    I purchased 2 Lavendar Orpingtons as straight run and was told I would be able to tell the sex by the tailfeathers before wattles and comb come in, is this true? These 2 are about 6 weeks old and have completely diffrent tailfeathers. I thank you in advance for any input :)
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  2. Alexandra33

    Alexandra33 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Both look like beautiful pullets to me! [​IMG]

    ~Alex
     
  3. Alexandra33

    Alexandra33 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oh, and welcome to BYC! [​IMG] We're so glad you decided to become a part of this wonderful community! [​IMG]

    ~Alex
     
  4. Tracispeckers

    Tracispeckers New Egg

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    Thank you so much, I was thinking the same :) I am glad to be part of this amazing group :)
     
  5. bockti39

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    Here are two three week old buff orps. You can clearly see difference in combs
     
  6. Alexandra33

    Alexandra33 Chillin' With My Peeps

    You're so welcome! [​IMG]

    ~Alex
     
  7. Tracispeckers

    Tracispeckers New Egg

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    Can you post pics, I also have buffs ;)
     

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