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What sex are these imported Chocolate Orpingtons?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by dandydoodle, Jan 18, 2012.

  1. dandydoodle

    dandydoodle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 21, 2010
    What sex are these imported Chocolate Orpingtons?

  2. LindsayB

    LindsayB Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 26, 2008
    Cypress, Texas
    they all look like pullets to me
  3. Azriel

    Azriel Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 19, 2010
    I would say the one at the bottom of the 2nd photo is a roo
  4. dandydoodle

    dandydoodle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 21, 2010
    Thanks, I have always thought the one was a boy. Then someone said they were all girls. I have never had a rooster Orpington before. I sure hope I have a boy.
  5. Nava

    Nava I Got The Naked Neck Blues

    Aug 2, 2009
    Ocala Fl
    all 3 are girls!!
  6. mama24

    mama24 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 7, 2010
    GSO, NC
    I have a black Orpington who is now 4 mos old and I wasn't totally sure he was a boy until recently when he finally started growing some sickle feathers, not to mention the huge comb and wattles. Still no saddles or hackles, he's WAY WAY behind all of my other roos, all the same age. How old are these guys? They do look like pullets, but if they are only like 10 weeks old, one might start showing some more roo qualities soon. If they are closer to 4 mos, then they are likely all girls. Here's a pic of mine, same age as the other roos. He's by far the biggest, but also the least developed! He hasn't crowed yet, either.


    Here's what he looked like 2 mos ago. I really had no idea whatsoever on sex at this point.
  7. kathyinmo

    kathyinmo Nothing In Moderation

    Looks like 3 pullets to me. This is my male.....


    and my female.............

    Last edited: Jan 18, 2012
  8. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 14, 2011
    on the pullet with the angle of the pic it looks like her body is much larger than her head lol...those three all look like pullets

  9. fancyfeathers38

    fancyfeathers38 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 15, 2011
    They are deffinetly all hens.
    We breed Blue Orps and all or roos have much redder faces at that age and are not as fluffy.
  10. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    My guess is all girls! [​IMG]

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