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Sexing: Becky or Bucky?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by K.Bilodeau, May 28, 2017.

  1. K.Bilodeau

    K.Bilodeau New Egg

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    Hello! I took part in a chick Easter project for daycare and fell in love with this little yellow Orpington Buff...but have no idea if it is a girl or boy and she/he is 6 weeks old (born on the 6th of April)...anybody has a guess? She is soooo friendly to the daycare kids.
     

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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

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    Pullet
     
  3. RoostersAreAwesome

    RoostersAreAwesome Overrun With Chickens

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    Definitely pullet
     
  4. Ol Grey Mare

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

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  5. K.Bilodeau

    K.Bilodeau New Egg

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    What makes you think it would be a girl?
     
  6. Ol Grey Mare

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

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    The comb and wattle are undeveloped and flesh toned and the plumage is, thus far, even throughout with regard to shade.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Becky
     
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  8. RoostersAreAwesome

    RoostersAreAwesome Overrun With Chickens

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    I think it's a pullet because of the size and color of the comb and wattles.
     
  9. sassysarah123

    sassysarah123 Overrun With Chickens

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    Pullet. My friend came over a few nights ago and I saw their Buff Orpington rooster about that age, and they look nothing like Becky:)
     
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  10. sassysarah123

    sassysarah123 Overrun With Chickens

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    So it's Becky!
     

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