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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by lvesdg1, Jan 10, 2011.

  1. lvesdg1

    lvesdg1 Out Of The Brooder

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    hello i just some baby chicks and i am unsure how to sex them..i have read a few things but witout pix i am lost..is there a way to tell by feet or feathers and about 2 or 3 week old? if u have pix it would be great or eve a web sight i can look at...thx marie
     
  2. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    Until they crow or lay, for most breeds, no, not for sure. However, with experience you can get pretty good at guessing. Browse some of the threads in "What breed or gender is this" and this will help. At that age, the best clues are a bit of a comb, behavior and stance, I believe.
     
  3. RAREROO

    RAREROO Overrun With Chickens

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    What breeds do you have and can you post pictures of them ?
     

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