Opinions...male or female or too early to tell...

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by BrianT, Jun 5, 2010.

  1. BrianT

    BrianT Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ...or not enough visual evidence?
     
  2. pinkchick

    pinkchick "Ain't nuttin' like having da' blues"

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    How old is this bird?

    Is it a Barred Rock? Do know who the parents of the bird are? Strange questions I know but it may help others that are looking at the photo to give you an opinion. [​IMG]
     
  3. BrianT

    BrianT Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When this bird came home with us it was approximately 4 weeks old. Barred Rock that grew exponentially fast than its siblings.

    Another pic of the bird in question:
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    Here is one of its sibling chicks, not nearly as big.
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    Sorry, not too hot with a camera.
     
  4. bturbo87

    bturbo87 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have two BR myself and I have been told that the male BR are more white then the females so I am going to tell you it is a pullet.
     
  5. MikasGirl

    MikasGirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Such a pretty girlie!!
     
  6. sfw2

    sfw2 Global Menace

    Looks like a pullet to me. [​IMG]
     
  7. cthrash1

    cthrash1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Its a pullet... But is that a single comb or a pea comb? Not clear enough for me to see well. BR(single) or Dominique(pea)
     
  8. BrianT

    BrianT Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'll need a little clarification on the comb question. Is that some indicator of gender or something else?
     
  9. Sequin

    Sequin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm gonna say roo.
     
  10. PunkinPeep

    PunkinPeep Chillin' With My Peeps

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    At four weeks, i'm going to say that's a boy, but i'm still not clear how old he is now. Can you clarify?

    The type of comb indicates breed, not gender. Yours appear to have a single comb.
     

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