Rooster or Pullet? 3 weeks old

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by oultonhol, Mar 16, 2017.

  1. oultonhol

    oultonhol Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi Guys, Today we bought 3 new baby chicks to add to our clan. They are 3 weeks old, two are Leghorn, one is a mixed. No idea so far with gender so looking for some input. Ill attach photos, thanks in advance!!!![​IMG]

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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    Too soon to tell. Watch for pink combs at about 5 weeks which would mean rooster.
     
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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Post new photos at 6-8 weeks of age when sex clues will be more obvious
     
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  4. oultonhol

    oultonhol Out Of The Brooder

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    thank you!! ill update photos in a few weeks and see what everyone thinks. Im a total newbie but my "guess" is the first one pictured is a roo and the other two are possible pullets
     
  5. Mylied

    Mylied Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a feeling your guesses will be right.
     
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  6. oultonhol

    oultonhol Out Of The Brooder

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  7. oultonhol

    oultonhol Out Of The Brooder

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    Pullet??
     
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  8. oultonhol

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    Possible pullet?
     
  9. oultonhol

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    Possible roo????
     
  10. Mylied

    Mylied Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think you're right but give it another week or two. The comb on that last one should start getting pink if it's a rooster.
     
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