Really hoping these are pullets....any guesses?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by feathersandlace, Jun 17, 2017.

  1. feathersandlace

    feathersandlace Just Hatched

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    My newest flock members are 1 Blue Andalusian and 2 Cochin Bantams. They are all 6 weeks old and almost fully feathered. I see the tiniest bit of a comb on all 3 and only the cochins are just starting to show signs of wattle growth. My only concern is that someone said that they thought my BA looked like a roo at 5 weeks and I see the tiniest bit of pink in the cochins wattles. Really hoping that they are pullets and not cockerels.

    Any guesses? I know it's still a bit early but if they are roos I want time to rehome them.

    [​IMG][/URL][/IMG] Here's my Blue Andalusian:
    Chicks BA.jpg Chicks BA2.jpg

    My 2 Cochin Bantams:

    Chicks bantam 2.jpg Chicks Bantam.jpg

    These were the best pics I could get right now as they weren't all that cooperative. I can post more later if needed.


    Sarah
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    You might have to wait a bit longer to be sure, but I see all pullets for now.
     
  3. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Overrun With Chickens

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    Bantam Cochins particularly broadcast early for males, so I think you can be pretty confident by 6 weeks of age that you've got pullets...another couple of weeks and you can probably breathe a sigh of relief.
    The Andalusian is looking pullet as well, but those you may have to watch a bit longer.

    LofMc
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    pullets and your cochins are gorgeous!
     
  5. feathersandlace

    feathersandlace Just Hatched

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    Thank you drumstick diva! The cochins are my girls 4H projects.

    Thank you for all the input! I've been thinking pullets (they were sexed pullets but I know that means nothing) so I feel better right now. That may change in the future but we'll cross that bridge when I get to it. Lol
     
  6. sassysarah123

    sassysarah123 Overrun With Chickens

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    Pullets. So adorable!
     

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