Orpington Sex?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by rellikmalinois, Aug 12, 2013.

  1. rellikmalinois

    rellikmalinois Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello everyone, I have 10 4ish week old buff orpington chicks. there are 2 that have slightly larger and redder combs. is this an indicator they may possibly be roosters?

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    the smaller lighter combed
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    the larger redder combs
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    They may very well be cockerels. The next couple of weeks will tell the story for sure.
     
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm guessing that the ones with the larger combs are cockerels. You'll be able to tell in the coming weeks.
     
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