please help with gender/breed

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Mrs. Feathers, May 19, 2010.

  1. Mrs. Feathers

    Mrs. Feathers Songster

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    Hi
    Can you please help solve the gender identity crisis for our 5week old chick...we have figured out his/her brothers and sisters but are confused with this one....
    acts very un-roo-like but has quite a pink pea comb. He/she is pretty camera shy but does hold his/her tail more like the australorp cockrel in the photo below. We are thinking EE cockrel but would really appreciate your thoughts...

    loves sunbathing
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    with our also 5 week old australorp roo
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  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Blue Orpington???
     
  3. Chickanmanfromarkansas

    Chickanmanfromarkansas Songster

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    My vote, a Blue Easter Egger.
     
  4. tammyd57

    tammyd57 Songster

    Orpingtons have single combs. I vote for EE roo.
     
  5. Mrs. Fluffy Puffy

    Mrs. Fluffy Puffy Fluffy Feather Farm

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  6. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Free Ranging Staff Member Premium Member 9 Years

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  7. Mrs. Feathers

    Mrs. Feathers Songster

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    Thank you [​IMG]
     

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