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PostPosted: Sun Sep 10, 2017 10:28 am 
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Hi. I have 3 11 week old platinum sussex chicks and not sure what sex they are. I'm pretty sure 1 is a hen and hoping the other 2 are also. Tia :). I know this isn't the best photo but my other one was too large a size and wouldn't Let me upload it. The chick with her head down ( and you can't see it) has just a tiny crop and is the one I'm pretty sure is a hen.


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 10, 2017 2:55 pm 
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the one closest in the top photo maybe a boy but not 100% the one in the middle bottom photo looks like a pullet .
I never had these lavender sussex so could be way off and its been awhile since I have had light sussex chicks

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 10, 2017 9:02 pm 
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Thinking the same. No1 has more developed comb and wattles than the others and looks to be developing male feathering. The comb colour of the one with her head down says female.
Very pretty - I want some.


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 10, 2017 10:37 pm 
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Thankyou! Yes I noticed that the comb is a little darker on the larger one than the others so thought if any were roosters it would be that one. I'm happy to have 2 out of 3 hens though :). Yes very pretty I'm sure it will be easy to find a home for him he's lovely


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