Light Brahma, he/she???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by DOnSoCalOC, Jun 12, 2011.

  1. DOnSoCalOC

    DOnSoCalOC Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here is my Light Brahma, "Peep". I am suspicious that she is a he. The delay in feathering and now we have a very pronounced comb and wattles are seen. Peep will be 6 weeks old in 2 days. The Americauna pictured is the same age, and the Barred Rock is 2 weeks older. Behavior: rises up on legs with neck high and has a "dance off" with my replacement Black Jersey Giant. After reading some of the other posts in this section, I am suspecting she is a he. What do you think about my Peep?
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  2. dretd

    dretd Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I share your suspicion!
     
  3. JulieNKC

    JulieNKC Overrun With Chickens

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    I think "he" too.
     
  4. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Look at those tree-trunk legs! And the red comb already... He's a boy. [​IMG]
     
  5. hcppam

    hcppam Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] yep boy.
     
  6. DOnSoCalOC

    DOnSoCalOC Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks y'all. [​IMG] I had a gut feeling about this and wasn't quite sure til I started reading the forums. Guess I gotta contact the breeder and trade him in for a her. No roosters here.

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  7. Countrypunk92

    Countrypunk92 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Im 100% sure this is a roo. That comb is WAY to red to be so young.
     
  8. TeriyakiChicken

    TeriyakiChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Boy
     
  9. klf73

    klf73 Mad Scientist

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    cockeral
     
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