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unsure of breed and sex

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by layalittleeggfo, Oct 20, 2012.

  1. layalittleeggfo

    layalittleeggfo Out Of The Brooder

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    is this a cockerel??






    hello, we are new to chicken keeping, we got our chickens approx 8 weeks, they are all approx 6 weeks old when we got them, from a friend.

    now when we got them there was 1 chicken that he was unsure about being a cockerel, thats the black one he was sure the others were deffinatly hens, but by searching the internet we are still not sure about this black he/she

    i would also hope that anyone could help us find out the breeds of them, 2 we think are hybrid, but are not sure

    if you could give me your oppinion on whether we have cockerels or hens i would be greatfull


    i hope the pictures load i got the best i could

    thank you Anna
     
  2. Tricoglossus

    Tricoglossus Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi your pictures haven't uploaded properly, could you try again?
     
  3. layalittleeggfo

    layalittleeggfo Out Of The Brooder

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    pic 1 and 3 we think these maybe hybrids

    picture 2 was the chicken that may be a cockerel

    and then pic number 3 were also unsure off


    again if anyone knows of the breeds of any of them id be very greatful, they arnt as clear as the origional pics but they would load
     
  4. douglas08

    douglas08 Out Of The Brooder

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    They all look to be mix's to me. But picture number 2 is definitely a cockerel.
     
  5. layalittleeggfo

    layalittleeggfo Out Of The Brooder

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    thats the one we were unsure about!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

    sorry to ask but are you 100% sure that it is ?????????? trust it to be my chicken now i wont be able to have one

    because of uk law we are not allowed to keep it in the back garden if it is [​IMG]
     
  6. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    #1 is the only pullet for their age


    is the 3rd pic of the same bird as pic 1 if not thats a pullet also
     
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  7. layalittleeggfo

    layalittleeggfo Out Of The Brooder

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    picture 1 and 3 are different chickens but as long as they are hens thats ok :)

    what are your thoughs on the chickens in picture 2 and 4??
     
  8. farmer boy

    farmer boy Chillin' With My Peeps

    2 is a cockerel 4 can you take a pic of the back of it
     
  9. layalittleeggfo

    layalittleeggfo Out Of The Brooder

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    this is the same chicken as pic 3 is this better?,


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  10. farmer boy

    farmer boy Chillin' With My Peeps

    looks like a pullet
     

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