My Ameraucana and Splash Orpington chicks @ 18 days old

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Haviris, Feb 28, 2008.

  1. Haviris

    Haviris Songster

    Sep 4, 2007
    Here are my three chicks at 2 1/2 weeks old,

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    And the orp
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    Cute aint they? What do they look like? Boys or girls?
     
  2. lauralou

    lauralou Songster

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    I have no idea if they're boys or girls, but they sure are cute!
     
  3. Royal Blue

    Royal Blue In the Brooder

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    It is so hard to sex chicks at this age, but the one in the middle has the look of a roo. Check out the thickness of the legs. Usually a roo will have the thick legs, but as with everything chicken, it ain't always so.
     
  4. skeeter9

    skeeter9 Songster

    Very cute! Love that Orp!
     
  5. Haviris

    Haviris Songster

    Sep 4, 2007
    Thanks, with my luck they're all roos. I have some more blue orp eggs coming to keep him company.
     

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