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Sexing chicks.

Hello is there any ways of distinguishing Male and female chicks when there only a couple of weeks old thanks

Perks
Saturday, May 30th, 2020

Depends on breed

CraggKlefor
Saturday, May 30th, 2020

They are mostly mixed breeds I'm afraid

Perks
Saturday, May 30th, 2020

You're going to have to wait at least another couple weeks and longer I suspect...

CraggKlefor
Sunday, May 31st, 2020

Vent sexing is the only way to know and thats a thing only professionals are capable of doing. Afterthat its a matter of waiting till they are feathered up,a small square of white card held up the neck feathers will show if they are pointed or round ended,round = pullets and sharp or pointed ends =cocks. If you still can,t tell then its a matter of waiting for them to start crowing to reveal their sex.

nama-man
Sunday, May 31st, 2020

Sound thanks for that.

Perks
Sunday, May 31st, 2020

chicks with big legs and claws (they may seem or grow out of portion to the rest of the body) is an indication of males also combs growing and and that seem more red again males. this is not always the case though.But 90% of the time this works for for me
I do have some chicks a few weeks old and i can say for certain which will be definitely males.
when it comes to females you just have to wait an see

roostercroweburn
Monday, June 1st, 2020


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