The Feather Sexing Procedure is the easiest method ever developed to sex your birds.
Label a plastic bag or envelope forevery bird. Use identification, or name. ie . Ring No.3A, Charlie-Bird, etc
Print out the Sample Form and fill in information about the birds being sexed. (Click here to download the form.)
Pull 2 feathers from the bird with one swift motion and place them in the bag or envelope labeled for that bird.
You cannot use feathers that have been picked up off the floor.
You can pull any feathers for sexing, but try not to make them too small (ie. not less than 2cm or 1 inch). The best size is between 4 - 8 cm (2-3 inches).
- Make sure all the samples are correctly labeled.
- Make sure the payment details have been provided in the Sample Form.
- Insert the labeled samples & Sample Form in your envelope.
- Mail your samples to our laboratory at
4 Eastgate Court
WANTIRNA VIC 3152, AUSTRALIA
If you have a windowed envelope, no need to write our address, simply use the dotted lines to fold the Sample Form and introduce the form in the windowed envelope making our address visible.
*You will receive your results in 3 to 5 business days from the reception of your samples.