What breed am I? Pullet or Roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by CantSkipThis1, May 28, 2010.

  1. CantSkipThis1

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    This chick is 8 weeks old. Any idea what breed he/she is? Pullet or Roo?

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    Sorry the picture didnt turn out that great. They were taken with my iphone :)

    Thanks!
     
  2. silkiesandbuffs

    silkiesandbuffs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That is an adorable chicken! [​IMG] [​IMG]l Could be a blue Cochin? My guess is roo but I am not positive.
     
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  3. looks like Blue Cochin pullet but I am not sure [​IMG]
     
  4. CantSkipThis1

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    Quote:Thanks! Its so cool looking I was going to keep it even if its a Roo. Im hoping pullet tho!
     
  5. CantSkipThis1

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    Quote:YAY one vote for pullet!
     
  6. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    Those a big waddles at 8 weeks. I vote roo.
     
  7. Griffinsong

    Griffinsong Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Definitely looks like a blue cochin. Looks roo-ish, to me, but I can't see enough of the tail to really tell. From my limited experience, cochins are a fairly tricky breed to sex but those are quite some wattles at 8 weeks. Look for sickle feathers in the tail.
     
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  8. High Roost Ranch

    High Roost Ranch The Chicken Whisperer

    That's a very pretty blue cochin cockerel.
     
  9. CantSkipThis1

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    Quote:What do sickle feathers look like?

    Thanks
     
  10. CantSkipThis1

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    Quote:Thanks!
     

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