Light Sussex Pair?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by The Sheriff, Jan 21, 2010.

  1. The Sheriff

    The Sheriff Overrun With Chickens

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    Can someone help me out with this. They are 3 weeks old and look like a pair to me. Feathering is different, size, comb, and wattles too. Any opinions?

    Here they are side by side:

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    #1 Wing feathers:

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    #2 Wing feathers:

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    #1 head:

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    #2 head:

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  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Bummer, I think they are both boys.
     
  3. The Sheriff

    The Sheriff Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:Why?
     
  4. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    I agree that they're both boys......too much comb on both of them for a pullet.
     
  5. The Sheriff

    The Sheriff Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:Dang! But I still think it's a pair. I have watched my other eight grow up and they looked just like this, especially the feathering. So I am holding out hope for a pair!
     
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  6. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    It's a pair.....of cockerels.
     
  7. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

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    Looks like a pair of cockerals....Greenfire Farms might know!
     
  8. The Sheriff

    The Sheriff Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:Not necessarily, they got it wrong on the first group! [​IMG]
     
  9. pbjmaker

    pbjmaker Overrun With Chickens

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    My first thought was both boys also [​IMG]

    Hope I am totally wrong...
     
  10. The Sheriff

    The Sheriff Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:So do my two hens and one roo! [​IMG]
     

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