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Speckled Sussex gender?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Radhanuga, Nov 4, 2015.

  1. Radhanuga

    Radhanuga Out Of The Brooder

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    We purchased those two in late august, they were hatched on 8/12, both were supposed to be female Speckled Sussex... seems like we have one EE hen and the SS looks like a roo to me, her comb is small and not red, and she's super sweet, jumps on my lap and loves to cuddle and stuff, but her tail and back green feathers...
    More pics of Vanilla (him or her?):


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    Last edited: Nov 4, 2015
  2. Radhanuga

    Radhanuga Out Of The Brooder

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  3. sisq

    sisq Out Of The Brooder

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    Looks like a rooster to me because of the tail feathers.
     
  4. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    So, not quite 3 months old? Cockerel
     
  5. Radhanuga

    Radhanuga Out Of The Brooder

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    Dang, figured. Sigh.
    We got 3 female chicks that day, one ended up being the wrong breed and one is a rooster.
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Looks like a cockerel to me, too.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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