If that batch of chickens are all the same age, then your Barred Rock is a rooster due to the large red comb and wattles.
Barred rock hen or roo? - Page 2
Featured Stories on BackYard Chickens
post #12 of 13
10/24/15 at 11:57am
Yes, it is a cockerel--and I agree with the others, not a pure breed rock. Yes, you need to start handling him! He is a pretty rooster though :)