New Member, Pullets?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by CorvidLady, Aug 26, 2014.

  1. CorvidLady

    CorvidLady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello, I introduced myself on the New Member forum this morning. I'm new to chicken ownership, despite my years-long adoration for them.

    Last week we picked up three 13 week-old chickens (two Ameraucanas and one GLW). We're hoping for pullets, but we're not sure if they're all hens. I don't notice anything obvious to distinguish.
    I realize these aren't the best photos, but maybe someone with experience has an idea?

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    Last edited: Aug 26, 2014
  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Only one photo is showing up (maybe you haven't uploaded the others yet?). However, the bird pictured looks like a pullet.
     
  3. cmchickens

    cmchickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    X2 on the one in the picture being a pullet.
     
  4. CorvidLady

    CorvidLady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oops, clearly a newbie. Still learning my way around the forums with my phone.
    I can't seem to attach the second photo to the thread.

    Thank you for your help!
     
  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    The bird in the photo is a pullet.
     
  6. CorvidLady

    CorvidLady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you! I've added the second photo as well.
     
  7. cmchickens

    cmchickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm thinking the two in the second picture are pullets, although I think the comb looks a bit pink on the GLW? A close up picture of that one would be good.
     
  8. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Both birds in the second photo also appear to be pullets.
     
  9. CorvidLady

    CorvidLady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Excellent! Thank you all for your help.
     
  10. Agreed131

    Agreed131 Out Of The Brooder

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    I am thinking the same thing. Full body close up would be helpful :)
     

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