Newbie needs help

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by oscare66, Aug 30, 2016.

  1. oscare66

    oscare66 Just Hatched

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    Can't determine the sex of these 2[​IMG][​IMG]

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  2. oscare66

    oscare66 Just Hatched

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    Chick number 2[​IMG][​IMG]

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  3. oscare66

    oscare66 Just Hatched

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    Chick number 2[​IMG][​IMG]

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  4. 3riverschick

    3riverschick Poultry Lit Chaser

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    How old are they and what breed?
    if they are getting in neck feathers, the males will have neck feathers with pointy ends The females, neck feathers with rounded ends..
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  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    First looks like a pullet, the second is a cockerel.
     
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    The Cockrell will have more tail father's and a heavier looking peacomb? Is that how u determine that. I'm trying to learn.

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  7. KoopOnTruckin

    KoopOnTruckin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Jensownzoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    See how thick the white bars are on the second chick? That's because he has two copies of the barring gene, which only males can have.
     
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