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Sex and breed of chicks?

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

  1. elitemittens

    elitemittens Out Of The Brooder

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    We got 3 bantam chicks from our local feedstore. We know the first chick is a Mille Fleur but we are unsure of the sexes of all and unsure of the breeds of the other two. Any help is appreciated! Fingers crosed they're not ALL cockerals.

    Chick no. 1- mille fleur
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    Chick no. 2
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    Chick no. 3

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    All three together

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  2. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

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    See the three rows of bumps in the comb of the middle chick? That is likely to be a cockerel.
     
  3. elitemittens

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    I've suspected that he is a boy but I wasnt 100% sure yet.
     
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  4. elitemittens

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    Any thoughts on other chicks sexes?
     
  5. ChickenLover200

    ChickenLover200 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'll be in the barn!
    Thinking all pullets except for #2
     
  6. elitemittens

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    ahhhh thats good news! we have TERRIBLE luck with getting roosters. One time we bought hatching eggs and all six eggs that hatched were roosters!
     
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  7. ChickenLover200

    ChickenLover200 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'll be in the barn!
    Keep an eye out, but I think it is in fact safe to say pullets :)
     
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  8. elitemittens

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    GREAT news!
     
  9. elitemittens

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    Would you guys happen to know the breed of chick 2 and 3? :)
     
  10. ChickenLover200

    ChickenLover200 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'll be in the barn!
    I was thinking #2 looked like a Golden Laced Wyandotte, but :confused: for sure. As for #3 I don't know about her either.
     
    Last edited: Apr 18, 2016

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