What sex are these 7 1/2 week bantam Araucanas?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by dkcrumly, Sep 2, 2011.

  1. dkcrumly

    dkcrumly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thanks for the help in determining sex - need to get rid of any roos asap before they start crowing [​IMG]

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    thanks!
    kristen
     
  2. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    #1 and #5 look like roos
     
  3. dkcrumly

    dkcrumly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:thank you!! I was hoping I'd be able to at least keep a couple of these [​IMG]

    Can you tell me what it is you see that helps you determine sex?

    kristen
     
  4. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Quote:Yup.

    Males have more "flashy coloring". In #1 you see all the red bleeding through and on #5 he has red coming in on the wing bow. This is a male characteristic.
     
  5. dkcrumly

    dkcrumly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Yup.

    Males have more "flashy coloring". In #1 you see all the red bleeding through and on #5 he has red coming in on the wing bow. This is a male characteristic.

    OK, makes sense - sure am learning a lot from everyone here!

    thank you so much!

    kristen
     

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