Should I tell her that it might be a roo, or...

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Mac14, Mar 17, 2013.

  1. Mac14

    Mac14 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 21, 2012
    Northern California
    So my friend just got 2 started EE pullets that are about 7-9 weeks old. I got to see them the other day and one "Peggy" has a comb that is looking too big and red for its age. I didn't see anything else that would suggest a roo, but comparing "Peggy" to the other one, I am pretty sure that it has to be a he. But the hard part is telling that to my friend. I did say that the comb looked big and red, but mostly kept it to how cute they are. Peggy's legs are the same thickness as the other and the hackle and saddle feathers aren't pointed, yet. If I can, I will get pics. :)
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Get pics. Ameraucanas can surprise you sometimes.

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