1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    If you're already a member of our community, click here to login & click here to learn what's new!

4.5 week roo?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by amijab, Jun 17, 2017.

Roo or Pullet?

Poll closed Jun 24, 2017.
  1. Roo

    100.0%
  2. Pullet

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  1. amijab

    amijab Chillin' With My Peeps

    68
    3
    51
    Dec 30, 2011
    IMG_7666.JPG IMG_7667.JPG IMG_7669.JPG IMG_7670.JPG IMG_7671.JPG IMG_7665.JPG Sooo my sexed chick is lookin a little fishy...can't have Roos where I live. I have 17 chicks all the same age and this little one is the only one with a red comb and wattle...should I find a home for him now? Is there any doubt that this is a roo?
     
    Last edited: Jun 17, 2017
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

    27,075
    10,338
    616
    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    no doubt
     
    amijab likes this.
  3. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Chillin' With My Peeps

    1,884
    332
    236
    Jun 23, 2013
    Hilo, HI
    For sure, cockerel
     
    amijab likes this.
  4. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

    16,483
    4,502
    481
    Mar 9, 2014
    Oregon
    My Coop
    Cockaroodleroo!
     
  5. Folly's place

    Folly's place Overrun With Chickens

    7,255
    1,550
    356
    Sep 13, 2011
    southern Michigan
    x3; he is cute, though. Mary
     
    amijab likes this.
  6. Grace11

    Grace11 Chillin' With My Peeps

    95
    14
    104
    May 5, 2011
    A red comb at that age? ROO!
     
    amijab likes this.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by