particular sexing age for wyendottes?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by vicschics, May 15, 2009.

  1. vicschics

    vicschics Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 23, 2009
    Kentland, Indiana
    I have 5 GLW's who are 8 weeks old and 5 SLW's that are 6 weeks old?

    Some have very (bright rosy almost red) combs and wattles some are more tannish(is that a word?). Does one mean something over the other or should I just wait and see who crows and who don't???

    I can supply pics if you like. TIA
  2. debakadeb

    debakadeb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 8, 2008
    SW Indiana
    I could tell by the time they were 5 weeks. Those with the bright rosy red combs are more than likely roos..the tan combs are pullets.
  3. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 1, 2009
    the edge of insanity
    Quote:In that case, I *think* I have two roos in with my pullet order. [​IMG] I'll have to keep watching them. I wouldn't mind ONE.. but we'll see. The jury is still out.

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