silver lace polish, male or female? what do we have here

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Yontz710, Jun 30, 2010.

  1. Yontz710

    Yontz710 Out Of The Brooder

    40
    0
    22
    Jan 2, 2009
    I was pretty sure that I ordered all pullets, but in looking at these, and the golden polish, I am wondering if we got some roo's too. Anyone help? Their feathers look different enough that I just wonder if it is possible I have a roo too. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    8,688
    222
    316
    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    Can you show the rest of the body? Sure is beautiful!
     
  3. TennesseeTruly

    TennesseeTruly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 5, 2009
    Church Hill, TN
    I would say the first one looks like a hen, the second looks like a roo.

    Sometimes the hatcheries make an error. I think its like 1 in 10 they get wrong. Not too bad, actually.

    Laurie
     
  4. CalebtheChicken

    CalebtheChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 5, 2010
    Jeremiah, Ky.
    Polish #1 is a hen
    Polish #2 is a rooster
     
  5. dsowens15

    dsowens15 Chillin' With My Peeps

    193
    1
    101
    Jun 17, 2010
    Winchester, TN
    Polish #1 crest looks like pullets but her hackle feathers seem pointy to me
    Polish #2 is a rooster
    Would like to see pictures of the whole bird?
     
  6. Yontz710

    Yontz710 Out Of The Brooder

    40
    0
    22
    Jan 2, 2009
    Thanks for the replies, will head out for whole body pics, will grab some of the goldens too.
    Ok lets try these, I have body shots of 4 birds, I am thinking I have 3 roo's and one hen, what do you all think.
    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jun 30, 2010
  7. ThePolishPrincess

    ThePolishPrincess Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:I agree.
     
  8. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    Pic #1 - Hen 2nd pic roo Roo
    Pic #2 SL Roo,GL Roo, BL Hen, BL Roo
     
  9. thechickenguy

    thechickenguy Chillin' With My Peeps

    426
    0
    109
    Jun 15, 2010
    woodsfield ohio 43793
    Quote:i second that.
     
  10. Rosecomb-Ryan

    Rosecomb-Ryan East Indie Crazed

    Apr 12, 2008
    Sacramento CA
    Quote:I agree
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by