3 birds....3 roos? pleeease help...swap coming up this weekend!!!!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by TheJuan-n-Only, Jul 27, 2011.

  1. TheJuan-n-Only

    TheJuan-n-Only Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 10, 2010
    Tampa
    bird #1 oe....9/10 week old!

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    bird#2 ee 7 weeks old

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    bird#3 RIR 7 week old (hatchery quality...aka, PR)

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    Thanks in advance for all of your help!!!!!
     
  2. TheJuan-n-Only

    TheJuan-n-Only Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 10, 2010
    Tampa
    Do we need better pics?
     
  3. jarvis

    jarvis Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the ee and oe look like girls to me ... not sure on your rir .. ?
     
  4. JulieNKC

    JulieNKC Overrun With Chickens

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    EE 1 and 2 are roos, 3-RIR is probably a roo, but I am not 100% sure on that one.
     
  5. klf73

    klf73 Mad Scientist

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    Quote:most definitely, #1 & #2 are no doubt cockerals.....only one I am NOT sure of is the RIR, only because no obvious indicators and i have never owned them [​IMG]
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Cockerels on 1 and 2 and a strong probably on 3. Sorry about that.
     
  7. Lindz

    Lindz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was going with 3 roos.
     
  8. TheJuan-n-Only

    TheJuan-n-Only Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 10, 2010
    Tampa
    Most everyone is "on the fence" with #3....lol At least I know about 1 and 2 lol Thank you all....


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  9. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

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    one and two are both cockerals

    three.....unless you can find the spur bump on its leg, then it would be a roo. If not, then its a pullet.
     
  10. hokankai

    hokankai Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hmm, at 7 weeks I'm gonna say roo for that RIR. I have two RIRs right now (one is a PR), and they are just now getting combs that size at 11 weeks old.

    Here are mine at 10-11 weeks...their combs are not as big as your bird's
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