What gender is this chick?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by boonedau, Mar 26, 2016.

  1. boonedau

    boonedau New Egg

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    What gender do you think it is? It is about 2-3 weeks old. It looked different than the other chicks, so I am starting to think its a male...They are White Rock.
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  2. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Overrun With Chickens

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    A roo
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    It's too early to tell
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    too young
     
  5. Jc5066

    Jc5066 New Egg

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    Total guess, Rooster. Has some pretty thick legs going on.
     
  6. FreedomFarm13

    FreedomFarm13 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Also a guess-- roo, just cuz that comb looks a little suspicious, and *his* legs seem very roo-ish....
     
  7. ftfarmer22

    ftfarmer22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Definitely a little roo. [​IMG]
     
  8. ftfarmer22

    ftfarmer22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The reason I can tell you roo with confidence is because as soon as I looked at the pictures I saw obvious combs and wattles, that don't take an angle to see. You won't see this in a pullet.
     
  9. Jc5066

    Jc5066 New Egg

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    Also have dots where the Spurs are starting to form.
     
  10. ftfarmer22

    ftfarmer22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All chicks have spur bumps. However, roosters will be more developed in spur bumps than pullets at a young age.
     

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