Leave it to me....

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by shelleyd2008, Jun 28, 2010.

  1. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    to have barred rocks that can't be sexed by their head spots! [​IMG]
    I had one BR hatch 5-6 weeks ago. It looked like a pullet because it had very dark legs, but the head spot was very 'messy'. BR pullets should have a small, well-defined head spot. That one turned out to be a pullet.
    I've got 2 other chicks that a bantam cochin hatched. Going by their head spots, they should be 1 boy and 1 girl. Again, they are both pullets.

    Why can't I ever get birds that do things the way they should? I guess I should be happy, at least the 3 chicks I've hatched have been girls! [​IMG]
     

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