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This Cochin male or female

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by silly4buttons, Dec 16, 2013.

  1. silly4buttons

    silly4buttons Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is this Cochin a male or female
    Thanks for your help [​IMG]
     
  2. silly4buttons

    silly4buttons Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I forgot to add this one[​IMG]
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  3. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    little young to say
     
  4. CCCCCCCCHICKENS

    CCCCCCCCHICKENS Overrun With Chickens

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    too young, wait a few weeks and when you repost be sure to mention age
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Too young to tell for sure, but I'm not seeing any obvious rooster characteristics.
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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  7. silly4buttons

    silly4buttons Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok I will wait a few week thanks for the help
     
  8. BrickWall Honey

    BrickWall Honey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The only way I can tell at that age is if the feathering between the shoulder blades is slower to fill in then the other chicks. Of the current 28 LF cochins we have it was obvious that we had 2 males at 2.5 - 3 weeks.
     
  9. silly4buttons

    silly4buttons Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here are some new pics they are now about 5.5 weeks old are they male or female. Hatched 11/22/13









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  10. BantamLover21

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