Purebred Ameraucana chicks (2-3 weeks old) are they roos? PHOTOS

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Anna_B_Happy, Mar 12, 2011.

  1. Can the Ameraucana folks weigh in on my chicks? I heard that if they feather in dark, they are roos?

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    They are getting tiny dark feathers under the fluff on their necks too.....any guesses?
     
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Give them one more week.

    But, the boy in front on the bottom pic is a ... oh yeah... a boy. Those feet scream roo.
     
  3. ChickieBooBoo

    ChickieBooBoo Cold Canadian Chick

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    by looking at their wing feathers I would say the are both females. The feathers on a male's wings would be much stubbier at this age
     
  4. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    I say both females. Unless the second one is a splash Wheaten. . . Looks like females so far.
     
  5. They are either wheaten or blue wheaton chicks. Any other guesses?
     

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