Pullet or Cockerel

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ChickenDog0421, Apr 6, 2016.

  1. ChickenDog0421

    ChickenDog0421 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi everyone! Im new to raising chicks and I'm having a blast except I'm stressing out about whether or not one of my chicks is a pullet or cockerel! I don't know which breed she is cause I didn't get her from a feed store, she/he hatched in my animal systems class. Could be cross between Ameraucana and maybe buff Orpington, I was told. She/he is 4 weeks old now.
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    Asking about the all black one, not the tan one
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Black one is looking like a cockerel at this point in time. When they are 6-8 weeks, you could post photos of all (my suggestion) at "what breed or gender is this?"
     
  3. ChickenDog0421

    ChickenDog0421 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you :) I was thinking cockerel also
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - great to have you onboard with us. I agree with you both and you have a little fella.

    All the best
    CT
     

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