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male or female??? please :)

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by All4JnG, Feb 7, 2014.

  1. All4JnG

    All4JnG Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sorry for another hen or roo questions but I'm hoping someone can give me an idea of What my 2 buff orpington's are. I think/hope they are hens...[​IMG]
     
  2. RoostersCrow HensDeliver!

    RoostersCrow HensDeliver! Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What age are they?
     
  3. All4JnG

    All4JnG Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Only 3 and a half weeks. Maybe too soon? just anxious to know :)
     
  4. RoostersCrow HensDeliver!

    RoostersCrow HensDeliver! Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A little too soon. I would only start to worry if you start seeing wattle development before 8 weeks.
     
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  5. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Overrun With Chickens

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    A little early, and Orpingtons are notorious for the roo's developing slowly.

    Lady of McCamley
     
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  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Too early to tell, but neither one looks particularly roosterish yet.
     
  7. All4JnG

    All4JnG Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Lily the one standing acts like the mommy to my 5 silkie chicks that are a week younger so I'm hopeful :) lol
     

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