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Star a boy or girl?

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by thndrdancr, Dec 11, 2014.

  1. thndrdancr

    thndrdancr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    For all you experts, can you tell if Star is male or female? I just can't tell yet. She was hatched with that big spot on her head, what a cutie! Excuse my back deck, the peas just won't stay off and its been too cold to hose off as the babies won't stay out of the way of water spray!!!
     
  2. Arbor

    Arbor Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a boy to me
     
  3. Dany12

    Dany12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If the flight feathers are coming brown/ dark grey it's a female.
    The front of the neck / chest is more gray and the back neck is green ... it's a female.
    Fingers are short ... it's a female.

    We need a drawing to explain this!
    Only one drawing can explain the difference! Where is Clinton?
     
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  4. KsKingBee

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    I think hen. The flights are looking plain brown and the neck feathers are scalloped.
     
  5. thndrdancr

    thndrdancr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are roughly two months old now. I can never tell til they are another month or so. I have pics of everyone dust bathing, and would love opinions on their sex.
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  6. thndrdancr

    thndrdancr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Opinions on sex, here are my six little mongrels, disregard the chickens!
     
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  7. new 2 pfowl

    new 2 pfowl Overrun With Chickens

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    Sometimes the chest feathers can provide good clues about whether a chick is M or F...
     
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  9. thndrdancr

    thndrdancr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks!
     

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