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Sexual Challenge!! (UPDATE with more questions, pg 2)

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by horsewishr, Mar 22, 2008.

  1. horsewishr

    horsewishr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    (Determining sex, that is [​IMG] )

    OK, I ordered three pullets, and also got an (unwanted) EE chick. I swear, 3 out of 4 are showing rooster-ish qualities [​IMG]

    Anybody want to reassure me that I don't have roosters???

    Oh--forgot to mention that they're 5 weeks old today. And you can't really tell from the pictures, but they all have long tails, except for chick #4. That one's tail is noticably shorter, but may be starting to catch up with the others.


    Chick #1 Welsummer:
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    Chick #2 EE:
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    Chick#3 GLW:
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    Chick #4 EE:
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    Last edited: Mar 24, 2008
  2. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I would guess 1,2 & 4 are girls. #3 is a boy.

    Jody
     
  3. Barnyard

    Barnyard Addicted to Quack

    Aug 5, 2007
    Southwest Georgia
    I would have to agree with hinkjc

    girl
    girl
    boy
    girl
     
  4. siz8003

    siz8003 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 31, 2007
    Fitz.,NH
    [​IMG] yup same here
     
  5. Chickerdoodle13

    Chickerdoodle13 The truth is out there...

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    I also agree!
     
  6. silkieluvr

    silkieluvr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree with the consensus

    girl
    girl
    boy
    girl
     
  7. MS9325

    MS9325 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    all girls except the Golden laced Wyndotte
     
  8. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    I also agree with that.
     
  9. horsewishr

    horsewishr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks.

    I'm bummed. I don't want a rooster. Anybody know about the temperament of the GLW roos??
     
  10. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    I have a half BLW half Cochin. He's a big gentle sweetie. However, he doesn't like to be held.
     

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