When can you determine the sex from secondard traits?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jamieneenah, May 6, 2009.

  1. jamieneenah

    jamieneenah Chillin' With My Peeps

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    May 2, 2009
    HI;

    I have some birds that I would like to move away from my meat birds (and put on a lower protein feed) if they are hens. How long do I need to wait before I can figure out if I have male for female birds? Would posting some close up photos of birds at 2-4 weeks be helpful at all?

    Thanks
    Jamie
     
  2. sherrydeanne

    sherrydeanne Chillin' With My Peeps

    Depending on the breed, we may be able to help at 4 weeks. By 6 weeks, almost definately.
     

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