Sexes? 6 wk. Buff Orp. and 4 wk. Brahma

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Tres Pollos, May 29, 2017.

  1. Tres Pollos

    Tres Pollos Just Hatched

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    First three pics are of the Brahma, second two are of the BO. lucy on roost.jpg lucy.jpg lucy2.jpg rooster wing.jpg rooster.jpg I know I need some better pics, but let me know if you can sex them based on these? Thanks!
     
  2. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Overrun With Chickens

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    Buff Orp is male...that much comb at this age...all male.

    Brahma...early as they mature slowly....nothing screaming rooster to me.

    LofMc
     
  3. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Your BO is a cockerel.
    Your brahma is not showing obvious signs of being a cockerel, but is still very young as this bred is a slow maturing breed.
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    BO cockerel Brahmas are slow to develop- too early
     
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  7. Tres Pollos

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    Here are some updated pictures of the Brahma, about five weeks old. Some people swear they can tell the sex by the tail.. lucy above.jpg lucy comb.jpg lucy side.jpg lucy tail.jpg
     
  8. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm leaning towards roo with the Buff Brahma...that much fleshiness in the comb at that age...hmmmm....thinking roo.
    LofMc
     
  9. Tres Pollos

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    I don't want it to be a roo! I bought three female chicks and already another one is a roo.
     

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