pink face?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by lizdelc, Jul 14, 2016.

  1. lizdelc

    lizdelc In the Brooder

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    This is my 6 week old Buff orpington. In the last few days, her(?) face has been getting really pink like this. Is this normal? If not, what do you think might be going on?

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  2. azygous

    azygous Free Ranging 8 Years

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    Your "pullet" is most likely a cockerel. The comb and emerging wattles take on a distinctive red hue around this age on the boys.
     
  3. Folly's place

    Folly's place Free Ranging 6 Years

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    x2. Looks like a cockrel to me. Mary
     
  4. lizdelc

    lizdelc In the Brooder

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    Awesome! Thanks! I had my suspicion, but I'm a newbie and wanted to be sure I wasn't missing something!
     

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