Please say it's a girl...

Steggy

Hatching
5 Years
Apr 22, 2014
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Hi All,
I have 3 assorted chicks, all supposed to be girls, but this one has a cute little comb already. Does that mean anything? She's a Speckled Sussex about 2 weeks old.
Thanks!
 

debid

Free Ranging
10 Years
Jan 20, 2011
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It just means she has a fairly big comb for a SS. It happens pretty regularly with hatchery stock. If it darkens and grows and she sprouts wattles, that's when you worry. If not, she's just a well-endowed girl.
 

Steggy

Hatching
5 Years
Apr 22, 2014
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OK! Thank you so much! That makes me feel better. If she is a he, then he has to go.
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Wyandottes7

Crowing
6 Years
Jul 24, 2013
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Its too young to tell if "it" is a pullet for sure. However, I'm leaning towards pullet for now. The comb may be rather large, but I don't see any wattles yet, and it isn't red.
 

Steggy

Hatching
5 Years
Apr 22, 2014
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OK! I'm praying! I am very new at this and the other 2 chicks have hardly any comb at all, but they are different breeds. 1 is a Jersey Giant and the other is a Delaware.
 

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