Male or Female?

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by SDpeafowl, Nov 11, 2011.

  1. SDpeafowl

    SDpeafowl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am just wondering if somebody can tell me if this IB is a male of female. I am leaning more towards female. What do you think?
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    The IB behind it (the lower pic) is a male i think?
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  2. ODEY587

    ODEY587 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    funny ive got the same question i was just going out to the barn to take pics of mine
     
  3. SDpeafowl

    SDpeafowl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    anyone?
     
  4. Fowler Hencock

    Fowler Hencock Out Of The Brooder

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    I would say she is female, because her feathers only have a single bar on the tips. The male in the backrgound, by comparison, has multi-barred back feathers.
     

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