2 Australorps, 1 or 2 roo's?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by supertex1978, Jul 23, 2016.

  1. supertex1978

    supertex1978 New Egg

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    Well, here I am in a quandary, both of these birds are 12 weeks old: bird 1 was sold to a gal as an excess poult, she got it home and her roo instantly took beating it up, while letting the other 2 girls she took go easy. :-/
    She asked to bring "him" back, I of course said yes... but I am dubious, I see no comb or wattle reddening... but he deffinitely looks different.
    So now I am eyeing out other BA as being suspect...
    What do you guys think?

    Bird "A" , the one who got abused by the older roo:
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    Bird "B", now suspect...
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  2. Alexandra33

    Alexandra33 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Both pullets!

    ~Alex
     
  3. cluckcluckgirl

    cluckcluckgirl Queen of the Coop Premium Member

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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    x 3 Maybe it's time for a new rooster.
     
  5. supertex1978

    supertex1978 New Egg

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    Thanks for the replies! Confirming what I was thinking. Hopefully they both grow into beautiful happy hens :)
     

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