Need some opinions!!!! Please.......A 'Delaware' approx. 4 weeks old......HEN OR ROOSTER? Thanks y

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by sammymitz, Dec 29, 2013.

  1. sammymitz

    sammymitz Out Of The Brooder

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  2. CCCCCCCCHICKENS

    CCCCCCCCHICKENS Overrun With Chickens

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    it does have a slightly large comb, but you need to wait a few weeks to be sure if gender
     
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  3. sandovaljose214

    sandovaljose214 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hey I have one of them
     
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  4. sandovaljose214

    sandovaljose214 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    looks like pullet
     
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  5. SilkiesForEver

    SilkiesForEver Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm going with cockerel, seeing as how its only 4 weeks and its comb is already quite large and red. My Delaware pullet has a comb that size now, and she's 3 months!
     
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  6. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

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    Cockerel.
     
  7. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Most likely a cockerel, but give it time to mature for a more reliable gender identification.
     

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