Wheaten/Blue Wheaten Ameraucana chicks - 4 weeks old - sexing?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by crunchynut, May 10, 2011.

  1. crunchynut

    crunchynut Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 23, 2011
    New England
    I have two 4 week old Wheaten/Blue Wheaten Ameraucana chicks. Here are some photos. Chick 2 is significantly smaller than chick 1 and chick 1 has the more dominant personality and stands more upright. Neither are showing any color in their combs yet.

    I'm pretty sure chick 2 is a roo - am I correct? And I'm not totally sure about chick 1.

    Chick 1

    Chick 2
    Last edited: May 10, 2011
  2. jadeybaby70

    jadeybaby70 Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 10, 2009
    Hmmmm... I'd be inclined to say that chick 2 is a cockerel... I have one 6week old blue wheaton ameraucana cockerel (had two... my bad golden mix killed the other on Mother's Day which I am positive was a little pullet)
  3. shelleyb1969

    shelleyb1969 Star Bright Farm

    Chick 1 is a pullet, chick 2 is a cockerel. [​IMG] [​IMG]

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