SLW Gender? I have tried hard on my own!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by AannerudRanch, May 16, 2016.

  1. AannerudRanch

    AannerudRanch In the Brooder

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    I have 4 SLW - and I have been unsure on their gender since day 1. I thought I would post two of them here and see if you could help me identify their gender - then perhaps I can figure out the other two. They are 11 weeks and hatchery birds. I have searched pullet/Cockrell photos of these guys for weeks and honestly they all seem to have features of both pullet and Cockrell so .....:idunno

    This is "shrimp" for lack of a better name idenitfyer:

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    And this is "Painted":

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    Thank you in advance!
     

  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

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    I think you have to pullets with funky feathering :)
     
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  3. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Those are all pullets.
     
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  4. Sjisty

    Sjisty Scribe of Brahmalot

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    My BLRW at about the same age. These guys are cockerels. You can see their combs and wattles look much bigger than your youngsters.
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    One on the right is a pullet. Her wattles are much smaller than the others.
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  5. AannerudRanch

    AannerudRanch In the Brooder

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    Thank you thank you!!!:weee
     
  6. Koitoy

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    They sure look like hens to me.
     

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