Male or female?

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by CCourson05, Sep 30, 2011.

  1. CCourson05

    CCourson05 Popping like kettle corn...

    Jan 5, 2011
    Hickory Flat, MS
    I do not know exactly how old this supposed female is, but she has burnt orange wing feathers.... I'm confused...

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    But she has no spalding... Also ignore that Polish there. Lol
     
    Last edited: Sep 30, 2011
  2. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

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    Yes that is a spalding......looks like a hen........the crest also show she is spalding.

    Crazy thing about spaldings .both parent made even look more like blues, then their chicks can take after the green side.

    Reason spalding do not breed TRUE.
     
  3. CCourson05

    CCourson05 Popping like kettle corn...

    Jan 5, 2011
    Hickory Flat, MS
    Lol! I meant to say barring. Not spalding. She has none on her shoulders... So it is indeed a she?
     
  4. Glenmar

    Glenmar Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pretty Spalding hen.
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  5. MinxFox

    MinxFox Overrun With Chickens

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    I think it is a hen also, she is very nice spalding![​IMG]
     

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