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**UPDATED PICS**EE Amaraucana SHE? HE?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chick2good4u, Apr 21, 2009.

  1. chick2good4u

    chick2good4u Chillin' With My Peeps

    This EE chick is 3 weeks and 2 days old. Any ideas on color and sex?






    Last edited: May 18, 2009
  2. Chicky Tocks

    Chicky Tocks [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2666.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG] Ru

    Oct 20, 2008
    Benton, Arkansas
    Cute cute! But EE's are insanely hard to sex. I have one that was several months old that remained unsexed and then I started suspecting it was a roo. I was correct. Today I went home to find him having his way with one of my Buff Orpingtons. He's now over 6 months old.

    Hopefully someone well versed in EE sexing can come along and make a judgement call for you, because you took great pics.
    Last edited: Apr 21, 2009
  3. Chicken Fruit

    Chicken Fruit Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 25, 2009
    Echo Homestead
    I think waiting a week and reposting with new pictures would really help.

    It looks quite rooish. But a week would make a huge difference with that comb.

    The color looks normal to me... i dont know what its called.
  4. Wynette

    Wynette Moderator Staff Member

    Sep 25, 2007
    I'm guessing cockerel; for one that young to be starting to turn red...plus, it's very wide. What a cutie! [​IMG]
  5. TammyTX

    TammyTX Overrun With Chickens

    Feb 16, 2009
    I have no idea of sex...but it looks like one of my "hawk girls" as far as coloring...

  6. sherrydeanne

    sherrydeanne Chillin' With My Peeps

    I'd guess Roo, but it's still a guess this early.
  7. chick2good4u

    chick2good4u Chillin' With My Peeps

    Updated Pictures - Now 7 weeks 2 days EE chick He or She?





  8. chick2good4u

    chick2good4u Chillin' With My Peeps

    anyone? [​IMG]
  9. lovelychicken

    lovelychicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 9, 2009
    wow, my poor ones (now not doing well) are almost that size right now and they are only a little over two weeks. someone said if they are red its a cock, looks red to me!
  10. GardeNerd

    GardeNerd Chillin' With My Peeps

    It is a very pretty bird!

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