RIR....How do you sex chicks???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by sticks22, Aug 24, 2008.

  1. sticks22

    sticks22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Can someone tell me the methods that I can use to sex chicks to find out which are males and which are females? I plan to hatch my own chicks and Id like for someone to teach me how!
     
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    How close do you live to a hatchery?

    There has to be umpteen threads like this on here.

    Do a search.

    Me, I just wait until they are about 10 weeks old... then you can tell.
     
  3. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Boys have bigger, redder combs by 5-6 weeks old. Girls don't. [​IMG]

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