What gender is this EE?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Justhatched, Mar 17, 2012.

  1. Justhatched

    Justhatched Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He/she didn't want to stand up. Let me know if I need to get better pictures.

    I've had this chick for almost 5 weeks. I was told it was a week old when I got him/her.On Tuesday he/she is supposed to be 6 weeks. How old do you think it could be???
     
  2. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    roo
     
  3. Justhatched

    Justhatched Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What make you think it's a roo? How old do you think it is?
     
  4. Justhatched

    Justhatched Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What make you think it's a roo? How old do you think it is?
     
  5. RedIII

    RedIII Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I vote boy, based on that lovely red comb on the face. The age is probably around 5-6 weeks, and the only reason I say that is I have an EE chick that looks similar.
     
  6. BlueCamas

    BlueCamas Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Definitely a cockerel. 100%

    The comb shows it, as does the body coloring. Only males get the red in their wing bow.
     
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  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Yep, that darker red on the wing is a dead giveway.
     
  9. Justhatched

    Justhatched Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You were right! He crowed a few weeks ago

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  10. RedIII

    RedIII Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congratulations! He's getting very handsome.
     

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