Sexing my Barred Rock. Mixed information

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jcarrieri, Oct 17, 2014.

  1. jcarrieri

    jcarrieri Out Of The Brooder

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    I have posted about 5 days ago this image it's my chick that I hope is a cockerel, the bird pictured at that time was 3.5 weeks old.


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    As of 7:15pm on this date (October 17th) this is the chick, the hatch date is 9/21

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    I know I have posted recently, but I have one major doubt, the early onset of tail feathers seems to suggest a pulley, but the comb growth and beginnings of waddles this early say cockerel, plus the barring is more gray than lack and white also suggesting a cockerel.

    what are everyone's best educated thoughts. Any help would be appreciated. I hope it's a cockerel!!
     
    Last edited: Oct 17, 2014
  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Given the size and redness of comb and wattles, and the light barring, you have a cockerel.
     
  3. Sunshine0235

    Sunshine0235 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    You have a cockerel.
     
  5. Soot the silkie

    Soot the silkie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cock.
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Cockerel.
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    You have a male.
     

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