Sep 3, Post 8 of Give me a month and I'll know for sure. Unfortunately, rirs are not sex-linked, but are actually crossed to make sex-linked chickens. Mine came from townline, and happen to be easy to sex. In addition to reporting for a major newspaper chain, she has been published in "Horse News," "Suburban Classic," "Hoof Beats," "Equine Journal" and other publications. Vent sexing is a skill that takes a long time to develop.
FiveSpice and Sesame are very common EE patterns, so I felt pretty sure of their sex by the time they were fully feathered out.
How to Know Before They Crow
It is the female, therefore, that, genetically, determines the sex of the offspring see Figure 1. The way i would do it myself would be to just wait and look for the distinguishing characteristics between the male and female rhode island reds as your chick matures: Cassandra on June 28, at said: Cashew has a pea comb, Sweet-N-Sour has a single comb. Feel free to send pics to hello authenticheirlooms.