Welsummer chick

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chicky1016, May 27, 2016.

  1. chicky1016

    chicky1016 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    27 days old, i have 2 of them. One of them has a longer pointy tail while the other one has a more flatter tail. Pleas tell me its a she... this is the one in question
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  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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    What color is the chest?
     
  3. Egghead_Jr

    Egghead_Jr Overrun With Chickens

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    Looks pullet to me.

    It's counter intuitive but the large tail on pullets this age is due to them feathering much faster than cockerels. It has nothing to do with sickle feathers rather more feathers all over growing faster.
     

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