Please tell me this is a girl.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by JustChicky, May 9, 2008.

  1. JustChicky

    JustChicky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This chick is supposed to be male (males for warmth, from Ideal) and I was going to butcher all 9 of the roosters, but 1 died at 6 days old and now I am falling in love with this chick. It's feathers are so soft. I am not sure what breed it is. I have another chick like "her", but he has a huge single comb and is annoying. The other 6 have flat, wide combs. They are all 5 1/2 weeks old.

    Here is the chick in question.

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  2. meriruka

    meriruka Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 18, 2007
    It's a girl.

    Whether it is or not. Ignore any sounds that resemble crowing.... It is way too cute to eat.
     
  3. peruvian_princess

    peruvian_princess Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a girl to me too.
     
  4. CrowinKing

    CrowinKing Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm gonna say its a girl! Oh and thats the same tile I have on my bathroom floor!!!
     
  5. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 13, 2007
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    Looks like a buff cornish. I got a buff cornish pullet from Ideal last year and she looked very similar to yours.
     
  6. DouglasPeeps

    DouglasPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 26, 2008
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    Looks like a girl to me! She looks like my Buff hens!
     
  7. ChicknThief

    ChicknThief Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 12, 2008
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    Looks like Ideal made an ideal mistake in your favor! [​IMG]
     
  8. JustChicky

    JustChicky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I hope it is a girl. Maybe this is a gift from God. I am going to name her 'Jewell', after my Great Grannie. She just passed yesterday. I am not to sure she would want a chicken named after her :| , but it is meant in a nice way. Well, I guess I am keeping the chicken now. And if it is a boy, he'll still be named 'Jewell'.

    By the way, this is the only chicken I have named.
     
  9. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    She looks like a girl to me. [​IMG]
     
  10. shy

    shy Out Of The Brooder

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    She looks like my Buff Wyandotte.
     

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