Sex this Blue Cochin Bantam, Please!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by speckledhen, Jun 12, 2008.

  1. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    3 weeks old. It's turning out to be a frizzle! [​IMG] Still, it's a cute little thing. Boy or girl?

    Edited because I cant count and this baby is only 3 weeks old, LOL.
    Last edited: Jun 13, 2008
  2. twilightNC

    twilightNC In the Brooder

    Mar 21, 2008
    North Carolina
    Looks like a roo to me :| but I could be wrong, for months I thought one of my guys was a gal until he started to cockadoodledoo.[​IMG]
  3. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

    Mar 21, 2008
    I don't know either.... My cochins all have me confuzzled.... allthough, I think my newest ones are roos....... so, I'm guessing PULLET! [​IMG]
  4. Chickndaddy

    Chickndaddy Songster

    Jul 26, 2007
    East Texas
    I think it is a rooster...
  5. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Thanks for the input. Need more, LOL! I still dont know what sex this baby is, but going by the feathering, I'd say cockerel, if Cochin boys feather in slower than the girls, as in most breeds I'm familiar with.
  6. debbyluvschickens

    debbyluvschickens Songster

    Apr 21, 2008
    eastern arkansas
    I'm not sure, but if youll mail it to me, I will let you know in a couple months.
    Last edited: Jun 14, 2008
  7. WestKnollAmy

    WestKnollAmy The Crazy Chicken Lady

    Apr 22, 2008
    upstate SC
    Well, my 3 week old bantam Cochin is not feathered out as much as this one of yours so I am as lost as the next person. But I would say roo if we go by my standard blue Cochins who at 3 weeks had lots more feathers and are pullets for sure.
    That's very helpful, huh?[​IMG]
  8. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    I'm not sure, but if youll mail it to me, I will let you know in a couple months.

    Hahaha! I'm trying to figure out if I can stand to have a frizzle in my crew, LOL. If not, he/she may go up for sale!

    Nadine, if it's a boy, I wont be at all shocked. [​IMG]
  9. hcammack

    hcammack Crowing

    Oct 5, 2007
    EWWWWWWWWW a frizzle :eek: !!!!!!!!!!
  10. FlightsofFancy

    FlightsofFancy Songster

    Jan 22, 2008
    Canton, GA
    OMG!!! It looks just like mine....I know we got them from the same place. [​IMG] I think it is a roo....just like mine. [​IMG]
    What are the chances that we would both get a dern frizzle roo? Hey! Yours has better foot feathers than mine!!!
    Last edited: Jun 14, 2008

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