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little man silver laced Wyandotte?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by thomas AC, Feb 29, 2016.

  1. thomas AC

    thomas AC Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG]We are beginning to question weather our 3 week old pullet will ever be laying us eggs. We only have one SLW in our mixed chicks so we can't compair her to her own kind but she is the only chick with color on her comb and sprouting a waddle....or gobble gobble as the kids call it. Opinions please
     
  2. dan26552

    dan26552 True BYC Addict

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    That looks like a boy to me. Sorry.
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Cockerel
     
  4. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sorry, Cockerel
     
  5. thomas AC

    thomas AC Out Of The Brooder

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    I wanted to deny it because hes a nice bird :(. I have another sexed as female chick that chest bumps this guy so I suppose I need to keep an eye on her as well. I have one golden sex link and one buff Orpington and can't tell which is which at this stage...But one has super thick legs and is definitely boss. I keep hoping it's the sex link so I dont have to worry about another boy
     
  6. StarMeKritten

    StarMeKritten Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Too early to be sure. Some Wyandotte pullets look a bit masculine at that age. The differences between the sexes become much more apparent at 6-8 weeks.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  8. thomas AC

    thomas AC Out Of The Brooder

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    Now at 5 weeks. Any hope it's not a Cockerel?
     
  9. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

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    Still a rooster.
     
  10. thomas AC

    thomas AC Out Of The Brooder

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    Just to give hope to anybody that was in the same boat as I was, unsure on gender based on dark comb, this bird turned out to be a pullet.
     

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