Welsummer pullet or roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by HenHoarder, Jan 24, 2016.

  1. HenHoarder

    HenHoarder In the Brooder

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    Bought as a chick from a hatchery offering 90% accuracy and a return prior to 20 weeks.

    This little one is about 12 weeks... Do you think I'm going to have to make an exchange?
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  2. KeyFlock

    KeyFlock Songster

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    Looks like a pullet to me! [​IMG]
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    100% pullet.

    Welsummers are easy peasy once they feather out. A male would have a black breast, females have this salmon/brown color.
     
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  4. Chicken Egg 17

    Chicken Egg 17 Songster

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    Pullet
     
  5. HenHoarder

    HenHoarder In the Brooder

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    Okay thanks! I felt like I could see some pointy feathers in there, and some of her tail feathers look so long to me! I needed somebody else to weigh in! Thanks.
     
  6. myhen7coop

    myhen7coop In the Brooder

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    My welsummer hen razzed I thought she was a rooster for the longest time but she looks like the same feachers as my hen.
     
  7. CochinLover1

    CochinLover1 Songster

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  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    donrae convinced me - she's a pullet
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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