Sexing Lt Brahams

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Parrot, May 13, 2010.

  1. Parrot

    Parrot Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a batch of 1 week old St Run Lt Brahams. At what age can one start telling the cockrels from the pullets?

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  2. Carpe DiHen

    Carpe DiHen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Check out post #17 on this thread and see the chicks near the bottom of post #17, they are Lt. Brahmas, she shows dramatic differences very young:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=219083&p=2

    And here is another one:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=287181&p=1

    I have read, and I am seeing that they feather out later than a lot of other breeds. Mine is almost 5 weeks old and is really far behind all my other chicks. There was one post here that someone had a Lt. Brahman that was still in chick fuzz at 3 months old! And, it was a roo...

    I think mine is a pullet becasue of her tail feathers (she was sexed). [​IMG]

    Good Luck!
     
  3. Parrot

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    Thanks. [​IMG]
     

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