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Leghorn: 3.5 weeks Male or female?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by evitachu, Feb 7, 2016.

  1. evitachu

    evitachu Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello everyone, I need help. I hatched this lovely leghorn from Trader Joes egg. Can you help me identify if TJ is male or female?

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  2. CochinLover1

    CochinLover1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hm. A little young to tell for sure but the comb is seeming to say pullet.
     
  3. CochinLover1

    CochinLover1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is a cutie too.
     
  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    It's too young to sex with any certain accuracy at this point, but I don't see anything screaming cockerel. I would suggest re-posting its pic in about 5-6 weeks. By then its gender should be obvious.
     
  5. annabellaknits

    annabellaknits Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you have another one you could show us a picture of? Some times it's easier to compare
     
  6. evitachu

    evitachu Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you!!! I am praying that TJ is a girl!!! I can have roosters, but I just cannot increase the number of girls in y flock. I already have 18....!
    The photos I posted here are current. I took the last night. And this is my first leghorn. TJ is so sweet and quiet, not noisy at all!
     
  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    You're welcome, and good luck on TJ being a girl. :eek:)
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    new photos at 6-8 weeks should be much better.
     
  9. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    Was it a white egg?
     
  10. chicklover 1998

    chicklover 1998 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    leghorns are usually from a white egg, why do you ask?
     

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