Wah red comb and waddles

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Chickaadee, Apr 10, 2009.

  1. Chickaadee

    Chickaadee Out Of The Brooder

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    My big friendliest pullet has waddles that means shes a he right? The other three done have them yet does that mean there safe?
    Mary
     
  2. cw

    cw Chillin' With My Peeps

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    pics say a million words if you could post some
     
  3. Chickaadee

    Chickaadee Out Of The Brooder

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    I took some pictures and will have to add them to the computer hopefully my youngest can help me
    Mary
     
  4. KattyKillFish

    KattyKillFish Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 8, 2009
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    the males also get the wattles, and bigger than the females. once i see a pic i might be able to help a bit more.
     
  5. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    Males do tend to develop their comb and wattles earlier than pullets.
     
  6. nzpouter

    nzpouter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    depends on the breed.. some do develop large wattles... leghorn for example...
     
  7. KattyKillFish

    KattyKillFish Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 8, 2009
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    Quote:that's true!

    in all honesty i suspect he's a male.
     
  8. Chickaadee

    Chickaadee Out Of The Brooder

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    how do you add pictured to your page.
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  9. Chickaadee

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  10. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    How old are they? What breed? Can you post pics of some of the others for comparison?
     

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