I will get some tomorrow of comb. Its so bloody hard to tell. They act squatty and hen like. They are the smallest of the four chicks and we have a really big (silkie peakin cross) cockrel chick the same age who chest pumps everyone and has grown bigger than momma hen already so if its a a roo his probably scared of acting like a big boy as kenneth could squish him *see attached crazy kenneth*. I swear I won't be sure until she pops an egg out or he crowsI still cannot see from that picture because you need to hold the crest back with your hand. If the comb is swollen, that indicates a cockerel, or flat a pullet.
Other young male things to look for are streamers coming out of the back of the head (crest feathers that are longer than the rest of the crest and point towards the tail), and neck feathers that are pointier and rougher in texture than the rest of the body. Also whether its stance appears rounded and squatty or tall and muscular looking.
Of course a longer tail comes in eventually, a giant blobulous walnut brain comb, and the crowing and mating which all make it easier to tell
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