white maran... cockerel?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by joduh, Mar 4, 2017.

  1. joduh

    joduh Just Hatched

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    No pointy neck feathers. Still holding out hope that it could be a pullet?

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  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Dark Sider Premium Member

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    Looks like a pullet to me, how old?

    Also, the breed name is "marans". It always has the 's' on the end, whether you are referring to one bird or twenty, because they are named after the town of Marans, France, where they originated.
     
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  3. joduh

    joduh Just Hatched

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    Good to know, I'm new to this chicken addiction. :)

    6 months old already... I'm confused by this one because it has more comb and leg then our other marans pullet.
     
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  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    At 6 months that's definitely a pullet. She's really close to laying, that's why she's go that much comb. Your other girl is just slower to develop.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    point of lay pullet
     

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