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Roo or pullet Orpington buff

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Allore79, Aug 16, 2016.

  1. Allore79

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    Last edited: Aug 16, 2016

  2. Cel45

    Cel45 Songster

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    How old?
     
  3. Allore79

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    23 weeks
     
  4. junebuggena

    junebuggena Crowing

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    Pullet, if she's not laying yet, she will be any day now.
     
  5. Allore79

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    She's not laying yet that's what made me think maybe it was a rooster. Thank you.
     
  6. junebuggena

    junebuggena Crowing

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    Orpingtons can be a bit slower to start laying than other breeds. 22 to 28 weeks is the average range for when they start to lay.
     
  7. Allore79

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    I have read that. I have 4 orphingtons, 2 buffs and 2 lavenders. The two buffs have red combs the lavenders not even close. They are all the same age. So I just wasn't sure. Thank you so very much for your help! Can't wait for them to lay!!
     

  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Pullet
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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