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Game hen or rooster?

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I received 5 "hens" from a friend who wanted to get rid of them. I was told this was 5 game hens. But now as the are older I noticed two of the five look like roosters. In the pic you can two of them. 1 which I think is a hen and the other which I think is a rooster. What do yall think????
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The oe on the right is a pullet and the one on the left is a stag.

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Ok need to get this right!! The one that is darker is pullet?
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The oe on the right is a pullet and the one on the left is a stag.

Lol... think you meant it the other way...

Left is pullet, right is stag. You can tell by the darker red and the long sickle and saddle feathers growing.

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200 something birds. 8 species. ♥ Norman ♥ Norma ♥ Misha ♥ and ♥ Taylor ♥ are my babies.
Visit Norman the Rooster's Thread Here!
Breeding Sex Linked Silkies, Gamefowl, and EEs/OEs. Amateur genetics buff. Caponization practitioner/advocate.
Working at The Poultry Palace in Placerville, CA. Come see us for started pullets, chicks, Bar Ale feed, & more!

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So tell me ..... did I get lucky with this???

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Yes, I obviously meant my other left!

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Cockerel on the right; pullet on the left.

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Cockerel on the right; pullet on the left.

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Breeder of Dutch bantams, Wyandotte bantams, and a few exhibition rabbits.

Feel free to ask me questions about chicken and rabbit care, breeds, and showing! I'm always happy to help!

 

"All the world's a stage,
And all the men and women merely players;
They have their exits and their entrances,
And one man in his time plays many parts."

--William Shakespeare

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