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Is this a cockerel?

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10 weeks ago I ordered 15 Black Australorps from Efowl who used Hoover's for my order. Hoover's messed up my order and gave me 16 of their new "breed" called Asian Blues. The chicken shown is a 10 week old Asian Blue. Something has been crowing in my basement and it is either a 2 week old Welsh Harlequin or is one of my Asian Blues. This one is the one that shows the characteristics of roosters. He is 10 weeks old. Is he a cockerel?
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Given the big, red combs and wattles, those pointy feathers and thick legs all point to cockerel.

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"Let God have you and let God love you. And don’t be surprised if your heart begins to hear music you’ve never heard and your feet learn to dance as never before.” -Max Lucado

"You have searched me, Lord and You know me. You know when I sit and when I rise; You perceive my thoughts from afar. You discern my going out and my lying down; You are familiar with all my ways." -Psalm 139:1-3
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Yup, that's your mystery alarm clock. 100% cockerel.

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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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cockerel

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