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Males or females?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Albop, Apr 21, 2016.

  1. Albop

    Albop New Egg

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    I have 4 chicks that are around 6 weeks old, and two are starting to worry me that they are roosters. I have 2 wellsummer's, and 2 buff orpington's. The differences in the 2 of each breed is very noticeable.can anyone tell? [​IMG]
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  2. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    I think your "worries" are correct - sorry [​IMG]
     
  3. KuroKitsune

    KuroKitsune Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yep deffinantly think you have two cockerels
     
  4. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    Are you sure the first 2 are Welsummers? Cockerels and pullets have much different color patterns. Can you get a better picture of them in more natural lighting?

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