Polish Boys?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by carolinasculpture, May 17, 2011.

  1. carolinasculpture

    carolinasculpture Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi! My Polish "boys" are now 7ish weeks old and I was hoping that there would be "enough to go on" for a trained eye. I took these "guys" in to my DD's second grade class when they were about a week old and they voted on what they thought the genders were. Now I am to take them back in on Friday for another visit. I was hoping to be able to tell the students the actual sex of each one. We are new to Polish, but were kinda thinking they are both boys. There is no crowing yet, but they do sort of "chortle" and one of them makes a different sound when one of the cats walks by, but I can't tell which one it is or if it is both of them, but at different times. If different pics would be better, let me know where to aim and I'll try to get better ones asap. Thank you all for your help! The kids are so excited! [​IMG]

    Here is "Yellow"
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    Here is "Orange"
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    Here is a top view of the two together...they spend a lot of time together....oh, the one on the top is Orange, the bottom is Yellow
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    THANKS!!
     
    Last edited: May 17, 2011
  2. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Overrun With Chickens

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    yes i would say roos [​IMG]
     
  3. NewHopePoultry

    NewHopePoultry Overrun With Chickens

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    I say roos
     
  4. llaaadyel

    llaaadyel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have the same polish but I have pullets. Mine have totally different head feathers. I would say definately roos.
     
  5. carolinasculpture

    carolinasculpture Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Great! Thanks! That is what we were thinking...but weren't sure. And since they are pretty similar we didn't have anybody to compare with.
     

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