Leghorn babies - Boys or girls? *Pic heavy*

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by lknight, May 20, 2008.

  1. lknight

    lknight In the Brooder

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    I got some CUTE as a bug little yellow balls of fluff from my neighbor 3 weeks ago. They all have at least one black spot on them. Their rooster was a Leghorn, and they have a mix of hens, so these guys are WHO KNOWS WHAT! I am more interested in finding out the gender! Their names are now Larry, Mo, Curly and Bob...(NOT my fault...) I don't know a ton about chickens, but I do know that Larry is a ROOSTER!! I am not as sure about the other three, please let me know what you think...

    This is Larry, doesn't he have a nice comb?
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    Larry and Bob
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    This is Curly...she would not lift her head up while she was out of the brooder
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    Little Mo
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    They are all the same age, and there is a HUGE comb size difference. ACK... Boy or girl they are sure cute!
     
  2. Josie

    Josie Songster

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    Larry looks like a boy. The rest looks like girls to me. Congratulations!
     
  3. ezbird

    ezbird Songster

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    The #2 roo, #3 in the back roo front is a hen, #4 a hen.

    Love your Leghorns. Those were my first chickens, my rooster was a nice one, he didn't crow that much only once in the morning and once at dawn. And was very friendly.
     
  4. Dustin Biery

    Dustin Biery Songster

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    Larry is the only roo that I see. Good luck!
     
  5. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Crowing

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    Looks like you are correct about Larry being a roo and all of the others look like pullets to me! [​IMG]
     
  6. Half-a-dozen

    Half-a-dozen Songster

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    Larry yes....BOY!!! the others pullets.
    At three weeks is exactly when I saw the big comb size difference too on mine!!! They are cute....congrats to you!!!! [​IMG]
     

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