ROO or PULLET?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by orpingtonbabies, Jun 14, 2011.

  1. orpingtonbabies

    orpingtonbabies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My little chooks are now 11 weeks... so... ROO OR PULLET?
    I'm not very worried about any of them (being roosters), but just wanted to be sure since this is my first flock.

    1. Agnes BO
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    2. Beatrice BO

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    3. Charlotte EE
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    4. Gwendolyn EE
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    5. Lucille EE
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    ..And I know it's too early to tell for them...but... just take a look at my Silkies? [​IMG]

    6. Betty
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    7. Dolly
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    8. Dottie
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    Thanks so much!
    P.S. sorry if you already saw this.. just thought I'd repost
     
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  2. The Turken Lady

    The Turken Lady Chillin' With My Peeps

    #1- Pullet

    #2- Pullet

    #3- Pullet

    #4- Pullet?

    #5- Pullet?

    Not sure about the silkies,but look at the comb,the smaller,smoother ones are most likely girls,and the bigger ones are most likely boys. Other than that,wait till' they crow or lay an egg. Lol! [​IMG]
     
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  3. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    All of the "regular" chickens are pullets.

    No clue on the silkies, I don't do silkies. But if I were to wager a guess, I'd say pullet, cockeral, cockeral.
     
  4. JulieNKC

    JulieNKC Overrun With Chickens

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  5. <3ChickenForever

    <3ChickenForever Fire Is Catching

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    Usually the boy silkies would have bigger puff on their head. But that's what I base it on when I get white silkies. Also the comb. But I think the first one is a pullet, second.. Roo? and the third pullet?
     
  6. dreamer5577

    dreamer5577 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Usually the boy silkies would have bigger puff on their head. But that's what I base it on when I get white silkies. Also the comb. But I think the first one is a pullet, second.. Roo? and the third pullet?​

    x4!
     
  7. colebarnhart

    colebarnhart Chillin' With My Peeps

    3 and 5 look like roo's with the tail feathers, leg size, and body shape. 1,2,4 are female all the way. Not sure about the rest.
     
  8. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

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    Usually the boy silkies would have bigger puff on their head. But that's what I base it on when I get white silkies. Also the comb. But I think the first one is a pullet, second.. Roo? and the third pullet?

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  9. akcountrygrrl

    akcountrygrrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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  10. Pele

    Pele Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All of the regular breeds are so girlie they might as well hold a tea party after doing each other's nails.

    The silkies are too young to guess on. Most of them act like top secret agents protecting national security by disguising their gender.
     

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