Sexing 8 week old Light Sussex

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by CaptainCrunch, Feb 17, 2018.

  1. CaptainCrunch

    CaptainCrunch In the Brooder

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    We have 5 x 8 week old Light Sussex...

    Lets play a game....

    Cockerel or Pullet?
     

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  2. Chelsa'sChicks

    Chelsa'sChicks Songster

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    1, 4 and 5 are pullets. The others cockerels.

    Very pretty birds!
     
  3. keesmom

    keesmom Crowing

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    Numbers 2 and 3 are cockerels, 4 and 5 are pullets. The first could be a pullet, or a late blooming cockerel.
     
  4. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Crossing the Road

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  5. Brahma Chicken5000

    Brahma Chicken5000 Araucana Addict

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    4&5 are definitely pullets. The rest look like cockerels
     
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  6. Bonniebooboo

    Bonniebooboo Crowing

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    1,4 & 5 Pullets.2&3 cockerels. Let us know if we are right them, especially #1. :)
     
  7. Skipper81

    Skipper81 " For my yoke is easy and my burden is light "

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    1 and 2 are cockerels
    3 4 and 5 are pullets
    Look at leg length and body height
     
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  8. Crazy for Chickens!

    Crazy for Chickens! Free Ranging

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    1. Slow developing Cockerel
    2. Cockerel
    3. Cockerel
    4. Pullet
    5. Pullet
     
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  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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  10. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Crossing the Road

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    PLEASE update us when you hear the crow or see the egg :pop
     

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