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Please help!!! Is my ameraucana a she or a he?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by lalaluvya, Oct 21, 2015.

  1. lalaluvya

    lalaluvya New Egg

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    We think she's about 4-5 months raised from a chick we got at our local Agway- sexed as a pullet....but just recently she's begun to crow...sort of in the morning. She has always been the more dominant chicken- we have 2 others, both RIRs. None of them have started laying yet. I'll post another pic when she was a baby. These are our first chickens- so any advice would be great. We don't have a problem if she's really a roo per se- but we were hoping for some of the blue-green type eggs.
     
  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Irish Colleen Premium Member

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    Sorry but it looks like a cockerel :(
     
  3. ambabya

    ambabya Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Cockerel. Sorry. :eek:(
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    No eggs from that guy, sorry.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
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  7. lalaluvya

    lalaluvya New Egg

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    Thanks everyone for the feedback....seems fairly unanimous from the replies that we have a young roo. Oh well we're a little sad...but I guess this explains a lot of her/his behavior. He is good looking, though...this was also part of our suspicion. We will try and get a pullet in the spring because I think a mix would not make EE type eggs correct? Also-we were not planning on raising chickens.
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Cockerel.
     

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