SLW Boys or Girls? Approx. 8 weeks old

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Twithead, Jan 2, 2015.

  1. Twithead

    Twithead New Egg

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    Pretty sure I already know the answer I don't want to hear on bird one but not certain on the other. The more I read and look at the other gender threads, the more I second guess myself.

    #1 I am thinking roo based on behavior, tail and the wattle but thought it odd no comb at all. #2 I am up in the air about.

    If you could tell me how you arrived at your conclusions, I would appreciate it so I can learn.

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  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm leaning towards cockerel on both of them based on comb width, wattle development, and white patches on the wings (common male trait in Silver Laced Wyandottes). However, I'm not 100% sure.
     
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  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm leaning towards cockerel on #1. I'm leaning towards pullet on #2.
     
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  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    My response exactly. I'd love to see pics in another 3-4 weeks, to see how things turn out.
     
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  5. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    I don't see anything screaming rooster on either of them. But #1 is looking suspicious.
     
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