SLW pullet or cockerel?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Snarkmeat, Jun 16, 2017.

  1. Snarkmeat

    Snarkmeat New Egg

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    This is Widget. I am unsure how old he/she is. Anyone able to put my mind at ease? If I have another rooster I am going to need to pick up a couple more pullets.
     

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  2. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Looks like a rooster
     
  3. RoostersAreAwesome

    RoostersAreAwesome Overrun With Chickens

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    If you have too many roosters you can start a rooster flock.
     
  4. dan26552

    dan26552 True BYC Addict

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    I'm thinking that's a pullet. I have a 12 week old SLW cockerel and he was way patchier than your chick. SLW pullets should be pretty solidly laced whereas the cockerels will be quite patchy.

    Here's my cockerel as a comparison.
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  5. aglandaetap

    aglandaetap Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Any opinions on my SLW. Boy or girl? 9.5 weeks old. Hatchery bird.
     

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  6. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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  7. aglandaetap

    aglandaetap Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yayy! Thank you for your opinion. I really do hope so. She has been on my "we'll see" status up until last week when I started seeing some changes for it to show more signs of a pullet; however I'm not expert at all. That's why I wanted to see what you guys can say.
     
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  8. Snarkmeat

    Snarkmeat New Egg

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    I see what you mean! Interesting. Thankyou.
     
  9. dan26552

    dan26552 True BYC Addict

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  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    pullet
     
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