Orpington chicks sex?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Samkeidenkeiran, Nov 28, 2016.

  1. Samkeidenkeiran

    Samkeidenkeiran Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi there im just wondering everyones opinions please just got these orpingtons and im pretty sure they are pullets but i have neved had this breed what does everyone think they are 4-5 weeks thank you


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  2. Samkeidenkeiran

    Samkeidenkeiran Out Of The Brooder

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    Here is some more pics i just took if they help
     
  3. Hbohm74

    Hbohm74 Just Hatched

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    Judging by their combs, they are pullets. They are very well feathered and I would guess that they are a bit older than 4-5 weeks. Personally, I've only ever seen Buff Orpingtons, which are a solid color. These may be a mixed breed since they are not a solid color.

    Also, there is a forum section under "Chicken Breeds" called "What Breed or Gender Is This?" where more people may be able to help you out.

    Good luck with your new ladies! [​IMG]
     
  4. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    Agreed they all look like pullets.
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Everyone looks female to me.

    Not sure how invested you are in having Orpingtons, but those aren't pure bred birds. Regardless, mixed breed pullets are not a bad way to go for a backyard flock.
     
  6. TroyerGal

    TroyerGal Chillin' With My Peeps

    Those look like Buff Brahmas to me... Maybe a mix? And they look like pullets too [​IMG]
     
  7. Samkeidenkeiran

    Samkeidenkeiran Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks so much yes i think the rooster was some big black buff guy haha im not to worried about there breedong as its just fpr at home we have a mix of birds i inly breed aracaunas [​IMG] thanks so much
     

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