WCB Polish-can u tell boy or girl???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by IroquoisEgg, Jul 14, 2010.

  1. IroquoisEgg

    IroquoisEgg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am thinking this one is my pullet...skinnier legs and poofier crest. Whaddya think??
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    The next 2 pics are of my suspected cockerel! Also, take a look at their eyes in the pictures, kinda reddish, they've been like that for a while and it's both chicks like that. Normal for polish??

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  2. High Roost Ranch

    High Roost Ranch The Chicken Whisperer

    The first is a pullet. And the second one, a little to early to tell for me but I'm going to go with cockerel since the crest is so different at this point.
     
  3. ThePolishPrincess

    ThePolishPrincess Chillin' With My Peeps

    I think you're right but give it a few weeks and it'll be easier to tell.

    I'm not sure about the eyes, but I wouldn't be too concerned unless the bird looks like he's in pain.
     
  4. jossanne

    jossanne Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a pair to me. [​IMG]
     
  5. IroquoisEgg

    IroquoisEgg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks all! I will let you know what the end results are when they grow up!!
     
  6. chicknerd

    chicknerd Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well I have a different story. I have two polish who look similar to these two. The one with the crew cut ended up as a girl and the one with the nice pom suddenly developed wattles and his pom suddenly went wild at about 12-13 weeks.

    My other two still have nice poms and are definitely girls.

    YMMV
     
    Last edited: Jul 15, 2010
  7. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    they look like girls.
     
  8. coffeelady3

    coffeelady3 Froths Milk for Hard Cash

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    Too early to tell. My 'mohawked' silver laced polish turned out to be a girl.
     

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