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What sex is this?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Kimmys coop, Oct 25, 2014.

  1. Kimmys coop

    Kimmys coop Out Of The Brooder

    This is our Polish chicken its about 6 months old now shes one of 3 chickens all together and is the only one of her breed.
    It has recently just started making funny noises a bit like a cockerel but not fully it only dose it in the morning and then maybe every so often up in till afternoon and is quiet for the rest of the day.
    shes very moody now though and pecks hands, feet and jumps up at you.

    she was getting picked on by the other birds when we did have a cockerel they where pecking out its back tail feathers but that cockerel has gone now so they are growing back that's why they might look a bit funny.

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  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Dark Sider Premium Member

    Mar 27, 2012
    My Coop
    He's a male. Very pretty one too!
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire, UK
    My Coop
    X2 he is a cockerel. Lovely bird. His crowing should develop more soon. I have just recently rehomed two of my polish cockerels and one of them sounded like they were having their neck rung as it crowed :frow
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 24, 2013
    Definitely a rooster.
  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 24, 2013

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