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Please be a pullet!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by spiffwilkie, Mar 26, 2011.

  1. spiffwilkie

    spiffwilkie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was given this bird with the understanding it was a pullet, but now I'm second guessing.
    It's about 5 weeks old now and is a Black Copper Marans. Any thoughts? I might need to get some better pics
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  2. nivtup

    nivtup Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I say you have a pullet there.
     
  3. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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  4. sheila3935

    sheila3935 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    5 weeks old? she is going to lay you some lovely dark eggs. I'm jealous.
     
  5. spiffwilkie

    spiffwilkie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks, everyone.

    Quote:Yeah, I'm looking forward to those eggs. I was looking at her momma's eggs and they look just like chocolate.
     
  6. aghiowa

    aghiowa Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I also say pullet - this is my 5 week old black copper marans. Looks like a roo. Sigh...

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  7. mother o' chicks72

    mother o' chicks72 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:definitely a roo. very pretty though.
     
  8. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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