Salmon Faverolle Gender?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by SilkiesForEver, Jan 22, 2013.

  1. SilkiesForEver

    SilkiesForEver Overrun With Chickens

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    I saw this pretty little bird on craigslist, and the sellers said it was a cockerel, but I don't see "cockerel" in there. [​IMG] Am I wrong? I am thinking of buying it, If it is a pullet.
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    Thanks!
     
    Last edited: Jan 22, 2013
  2. ronott1

    ronott1 A chicken will always remember the egg Premium Member Project Manager

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    Depends on the age but looks like a pullet to me.
     
  3. SilkiesForEver

    SilkiesForEver Overrun With Chickens

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    I thought so too. I'll need to e-mail the seller.
     
  4. SilkiesForEver

    SilkiesForEver Overrun With Chickens

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    Okay, just found out that the Faverolle is 12 weeks. He looks real young there.
     
  5. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    its a pullet the cockerels feather in differntly and with black on them

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    pullets are on the left cockerels on the right
     
  6. sevenbabychicks

    sevenbabychicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like my faverolles pullet at that age. I wonder why the seller thinks she's male?
     
  7. SilkiesForEver

    SilkiesForEver Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm wondering the same thing. [​IMG]
     
  8. Pele

    Pele Chillin' With My Peeps

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    :hmm Either that's one confused seller, or one confused bird stealing female feathers to wear.
     
  9. naybusby

    naybusby Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a bantam that looks like her.. but not as poofy. (more like a pigeon looking chicken) I have always wondered what she was
     
  10. farmerChef

    farmerChef Chillin' With My Peeps

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    that is a female, males are a totally different color

    males look like this
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