Not sure on gender of this 3 month old Faverolle

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Lobzi, Jan 15, 2012.

  1. Lobzi

    Lobzi Chillin' With My Peeps

    Its the leg length that is throwing me off. His coloring as indicated male from the hatch but I noticed that his leg length is identical to his sister's. Im used to males having a much longer leg length and have used this characteristic to guess the sex of young chicks before they actually show their true sex. Any ideas?
    Here are some pics to show both:
  2. Lobzi

    Lobzi Chillin' With My Peeps

    No guesses?
    Well I guess
    I can wait for an egg or a cock-a-doddle-do from "him"
  3. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
    Looks like male, first and third pic. Pullet in second.
  4. Lobzi

    Lobzi Chillin' With My Peeps

    They make a cute couple so that is what I have planning for since they hatched. It is his leg length and that speckling that is throwing me off. Ive never seen such in any pics of Faverolles that I have viewed.
    Thank you for your input. I appreciate it.
  5. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 14, 2011
    its a pair first pic cockerel 2nd pullet

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