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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by bcmama, Jul 15, 2016.

  1. bcmama

    bcmama Songster

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    Hi! I have these two 9 week old pullets...I think and was checking in to see what the rest of you think. One is an EE the other is a buff brahma. Do we look like pullets to you?
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  2. bcmama

    bcmama Songster

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    Hi! I have these two 9 week old pullets...I think and was checking in to see what the rest of you think. One is an EE the other is a buff brahma. Do we look like pullets to you?
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  3. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Songster

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    Yes, both are pullets. :)
     
  4. summerb123

    summerb123 Crowing

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  5. BackyardMarana

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  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    The EE is definitely a pullet.

    My first impression is the Brahma is a pullet also, but there's enough of a triple row to the comb to give me pause. Can we get a good tight comb shot?
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    EE Pullet Brahma pending donrae's expert opinion
     

  8. bcmama

    bcmama Songster

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    Here is a photo from today.
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  9. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Probably a pullet. Even with a Brahma, I'd expect more red at this age.

    It's just wonky shaped, and there seems to be a lot more width than female pea combed birds normally have. I'd watch for the comb to plump up and redden, or for it to get darker color shading on the wings. Those would be signs you have a late developing cockerel. I'm leaning toward female at this point, but not 100%.

    can you repost in a month or so and let us see how things look then?
     
  10. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Crowing

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    Both pullets
     

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