16 week old barred rock picture roo or pullet father is a white rock

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by blueseal, Jul 5, 2010.

  1. blueseal

    blueseal Songster

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  2. blueseal

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    i was thinking this was a pullet all along but now im wondering. it has dark black in the behind and lighter colering in the chest . but the comb isnt big at all . the father is a white rock so i figured thats where the light white coloring in the chest was from . iv noticed a black tail sticking up too. havent heard any crowing yet either. 16 weeks old today.
     
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  3. chicks4kids

    chicks4kids Songster

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    I'm guessing a boy...due to his long legs, his stance, and his tail feathers (seem to be coming in).
     
  4. Gypsi

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    he looks an awful lot like one of my hens. Who just started laying.
     
  5. juliechick

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    I'm gonna say hen, judging by the hackle and saddle feathers.
     

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