what gender is this?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by MaaanMaaai, Apr 5, 2012.

  1. MaaanMaaai

    MaaanMaaai Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 22, 2012
    Hi I have 4 eight week old chicks and I was wondering what gender they are. They were sold to me as pullets but I'm pretty sure one is a rooster.

    This one is named Jeremy Lin (Aracauna)


    This one is named New York (Aracauna)



    The third one is named Blackie (SLW)



    The last one is Lorp Derp (Black Australorp)



    Thank you for the help
  2. JerseyGiantfolk

    JerseyGiantfolk Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 12, 2012
    As far as I can tell the 3rd one kind of looks like a pullet and so does the last one. The last one actually looks like a Ameraucana/Easter Egger mixed with a Australorp (Australorps don't have beards)
    Last edited: Apr 5, 2012
  3. HEChicken

    HEChicken Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 12, 2009
    BuCo, KS
    My Coop
    I'm not an expert, but I'm not seeing any Araucanas. They all look like Easter Eggers. The first and last have a lot of red in the comb for pullets at only 8 weeks old. I wouldn't panic yet but if it turned out they were roos I wouldn't be surprised either.
  4. akcountrygrrl

    akcountrygrrl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 3, 2010
    Nenana, AK
    First off, I believe all of your Araucanas are EEs. Your Australorp is a mix (Australorps are not supposed to have a beard/muffs). I'm not seeing anything that shouts roo on any of these birds yet.

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