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Hi all,
Can you help me guys identifying the gender for this cockatiel?

Seems to me is a hen but , I heard talking and singing.



 

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How old is it?

Based off of it right now, I'd say it's a hen..but they look the same when they're young.
 

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If it's a baby, then it's probably a male; males look just like females before their first molt. It's rare (but not impossible) for a female to sing, whistle or talk.
 

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I think you have a boy, as the right tail feathers seem to have lost the yellow coloration typical of girls :)
 

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I agree it's most likely male. Hens don't have solid tail feathers and this one does. So probably a really young male just starting a molt.
 

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I agree it's most likely male. Hens don't have solid tail feathers and this one does. So probably a really young male just starting a molt.
Impressive experience you have. I checked the cage and seen dropping feathers few not that much . and its just started the molt.

I think it's very young. and this is the first molting for its. 2-4 months ago, the feathers was very dark colors.and it's light now.
 

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Young male! Those black tail feathers are a big giveaway.
 
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