Sexing Buff Orpingtons please!!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by abhbah05, Jan 4, 2011.

  1. abhbah05

    abhbah05 Hatching

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    These "girls" are around 16 weeks old right now, and they seemed exactly the same until the last week or two where this ones comb just blew up. I know this can happen, but my wife is wondering if the one is a male. I don't think so, because I can't see any saddle feathers, but if anyone does then I was looking at the wrong thing completely. lol

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  2. chicken-owner-31

    chicken-owner-31 Songster

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    My guess is that he's a he! [​IMG]
     
  3. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Songster

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    Both pullets. The huge red comb and wattles means she'll be laying very soon! [​IMG]
     
  4. punky rooster

    punky rooster Awesome

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  5. DPC poultry

    DPC poultry Songster

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    im not sure but i think hen
     
  6. chicken-owner-31

    chicken-owner-31 Songster

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    One day I will get this sexing thing down! [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  7. FarmerBoy24

    FarmerBoy24 Songster

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    Don't worry she's a Hen!!!
     
  8. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

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  9. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    Pretty hen, she's just getting mature enough to give you eggs soon. The other one will look just like her in a while.
     
  10. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

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    totally a hen-my BO hen has a huge comb!
     

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