Sexing day old chicks - please help me out?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by clairemcc1, Aug 13, 2011.

  1. clairemcc1

    clairemcc1 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have 10 light sussex chicks that hatched out yesterday, I have been told that you can tell whether they are rosoters or poullets by looking at their back vent and the presence of a tiny spot/ pimple tells their gender? Can any one help me out on this, maybe give me some extra inofmration or advice on how to do this properly?

    thanks alot,
    Claire
     
  2. JodyJo

    JodyJo Chillin' With My Peeps

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