New Crele OE bantams

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by megshenhut, Apr 29, 2011.

  1. megshenhut

    megshenhut Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Jun 21, 2007
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    Can anyone tell me if you can tell their sex at birth? I got my order yesterday and 5 are dark chipmunk striped with dark eye lines. The other 2 are very much lighter, only faint striping and no lines around their eyes. I know the eye lines in Welsummers mean pullets. Is that so with Creles? I'm hoping so!!
     
  2. klf73

    klf73 Mad Scientist

    Jun 1, 2008
    Maine
    I don't know about the eye line thing....but usually the lighter crele birds are cockerals...
     

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