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"sexing" my 4 week old chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Orpy, Feb 28, 2013.

  1. Orpy

    Orpy Out Of The Brooder

    really have no idea what sex my chicks are [​IMG]

    is anyone able to help (supposed to have been d'uccles but everyone says the colouring/markings are wrong - the LAST [photo 6] photo is of a WYANDOTTE)


    PHOTO 1 - sounds like it's trying to crow
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    PHOTO 2
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    PHOTO 3 likes to play fight with the other chicks
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    PHOTO 4
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    PHOTO 5
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    PHOTO 6
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  2. hunt

    hunt Chillin' With My Peeps

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    pictures 1 and 3 look like roosters and since one sounds like it is trying to crow and one likes to fight that sounds even more like roosters
     
  3. hunt

    hunt Chillin' With My Peeps

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    if you could put a picture of 1 and 3 standing
     
  4. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Hope that helps!
     
    Last edited: Feb 28, 2013
  5. Orpy

    Orpy Out Of The Brooder

    dang i've been hoping the wyandotte turns out to be a girls [​IMG]
    it's nice to know i might have 2 pullets - now to keep the best looking male to breed them with [​IMG]


    Chick from photo 1 standing
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    chick from photo 3 standing
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    and another photo of chick number 3
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  6. Orpy

    Orpy Out Of The Brooder

    chick number 3 always had slow growing feathers compared to the rest of the chicks
     
  7. hunt

    hunt Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they both lok like roosters
     

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