Polish - pullet or cockerel?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Geena, Aug 17, 2014.

  1. Geena

    Geena Songster

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    Hi, I'm new here, my first post.
    This Polish is my free rare chick from McMurray. It is 8 weeks old. Do you think it's a pullet or cockerel?
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  2. aekin

    aekin Chirping

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    I would definitely say cockerel.
     
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    That's a cockerel. You can tell because of the pointy crest feathers, and the pointy hackle and saddle (back near tail) feathers.
     
  4. judie928

    judie928 Hatching

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    Cockerel. Enjoy him/her!
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    Looks like a cockerel to me.
     
  6. Geena

    Geena Songster

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    Thanks so much. I thought he is likely a cockerel. What made me wonder is that he almost exclusively hangs out with the girls and never joins in on the cockerel games. I guess he's just more in touch with his feminine side :)
     

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