sexing my turkens.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by biggie, Mar 12, 2012.

  1. biggie

    biggie Out Of The Brooder

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    how do i tell hen from roo in my turkens. they are about a week old now.
     
  2. 1 week is WAAAY too young, to start be able to KINDA tell is like 5 weeks, and for sure is 8 weeks

    when their older look for red combs/waddles, pointed saddle feathers and thick legs
     
  3. biggie

    biggie Out Of The Brooder

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    so how do places like tractor supply tell when they are selling pretty much at this age?
     
  4. well, if i understand you question, when they are 1-3 days old they vent sex them
     
  5. biggie

    biggie Out Of The Brooder

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    HMM interesting. umm what is is that? [​IMG]
     
  6. you look in their butt to see if its a boy or girl

    its hard
     
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    biggie Out Of The Brooder

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    gotcha. just looked it up. lol. Mike rowe is the man by the way. lol.
     
  8. huh?
     
  9. biggie

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    mike rowe from dirty jobs. he had a cli[ on line were he was sexing chickens. lol
     

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