The Japanese famously perfected the skill of chicken sexing.

“Science claims the very first term on every thing, as well as the final term on absolutely absolutely nothing” – Victor Hugo

Thank God It’s Sexy Friday: The art that is mysterious of sexing

Certainly one of my hens recently hatched a couple of chicks. One that survived is currently a couple weeks old|weeks that are few, and I also have no clue if it is feminine or male. It is perhaps maybe not that we don’t wish to understand. It’s just that it is interestingly hard to differentiate sexes whenever they’re young.

There are two main ways to sex a hatchling: by flipping it upside right down to examine its cloaca — the vent where its genitals and anus open — or by examining its wing feathers.

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