Sexing chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by jacoblipford, Mar 21, 2011.

  1. jacoblipford

    jacoblipford Out Of The Brooder

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    I just got 13 week old RIR chicks is there anyway to sex them or have to wait and see whos crowing and whos not
     
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    moomee56 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    usschicago1 Suburban Cochins

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    Yes, you have to wait a while until they are older. Once you get the hang of it you can sex them quite young, but right now it may take 5-12 weeks to find out genders.
    Goodluck, and you can always post pics to have people help you sex them [​IMG]
     
  4. jacoblipford

    jacoblipford Out Of The Brooder

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    will get some pics up soon I HATE THIS PART [​IMG] waiting to see whats what, going to pick up another 20 EE pullets (I hope) might come home with some cuckoo marans if they come in:D[​IMG] so i will (hopefully) have my fill for chicks for the year
     

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