What sex is this chick?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by skullgrrrl, Mar 25, 2016.

  1. skullgrrrl

    skullgrrrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The Barred Rock x is looking like a cockerel. Agreed? I had one like this last summer - most people guessed cockerel - and it turned out to be a pullet. Its mother is PB Barred Rock, its father PB Silver Laced Wyandotte x PB Barnevelder. It is almost 4 wks old.

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  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Always Thankful Premium Member

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    It is to young to say for sure but I'm leaning towards cockerel.
     
  3. skullgrrrl

    skullgrrrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Update: Cockerel
     
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  4. summerb123

    summerb123 Overrun With Chickens

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    i thought so
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    For future reference, you had a sex link cross. The non-barred father (and not white) over a barred mother will throw barred males and non-barred females. You can sex the chicks at hatch, the barred males will have a white spot on the head and females will have a solid dark head.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    write that down for future use
     
  7. summerb123

    summerb123 Overrun With Chickens

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    lol
     

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