sexing help

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Kimberly4403, Jul 28, 2016.

  1. Kimberly4403

    Kimberly4403 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have 3x nearly 3 week old wyadotte chicks who were supposedly wing sexed at 1 week old (i know its not 100% accurate) anyways im thinking the biggest chick is a rooster but not sure [​IMG]

    Thatsthe best pic of the biggest one i have manag3d to get so far sorry there still skittish
     
  2. DancingWthDucks

    DancingWthDucks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    To be sure of the sex you will proberly need to wait a couple of weeks for the combs to develop.
     
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  3. Kimberly4403

    Kimberly4403 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My 3 chicks are now 10-11 weeks old.. Here are some updated pics and anyone confirm that the first 3 pictures are a rooster and the other 2 are pullets..

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  4. Ravynscroft

    Ravynscroft For the Love of Duck Premium Member

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    Sure looks like it to me! :)
     
  5. DancingWthDucks

    DancingWthDucks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    X2. Beautiful birds by the way :)
     
  6. loveMePlease

    loveMePlease New Egg

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    I saw this thing for sexing.
    Grab there beak and dangle them. If they fight it's a rooster, if they dangle there a hen.
     
  7. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener True BYC Addict

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    Please don't dangle your chicks. Good way to injure them. Unless they are auto sexing, or sex linked, or you have a very practiced eye, you won't be able to tell until the combs and wattles start to increase in size and redden. Sometimes a cockrel can be picked out of the bunch by extra inquisitive or aggressive behavior.
     
  8. Kimberly4403

    Kimberly4403 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    As u can clearly see a comb and wattle on the possible rooster already?? The other 2 dont have any yet
     
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  10. loveMePlease

    loveMePlease New Egg

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    cry about it. It's an animal.
     
  11. Choco Maran

    Choco Maran Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would have to say the first three pictures are of a rooster. The comb and wattle are good size and turning red.
     

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