5 RIR Pullets

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Natsmama, Dec 6, 2012.

  1. Natsmama

    Natsmama Out Of The Brooder

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    I bought 5 RIRs that were all supposed to be Pullets back in September. These two look like possible roosters to me? What gender are they? About what age do you think they are?[​IMG]
     
  2. cafarmgirl

    cafarmgirl Overrun With Chickens

    Bird on the left is a pullet, bird on the right is a rooster, I cannot help you with age.
     
  3. maidenwolfx80

    maidenwolfx80 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The one in the front on the right is a roo the others hens. they look to be 4 or 5 months to me. Nice looking birds
     
  4. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Yes, this seems right. They are also production reds. This means that while they aren't true Rhode Island Reds, they'll be very productive layers, well, all except that cockerel. LOL
     
  5. Natsmama

    Natsmama Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks! I guess one out of five isn't bad :)
     
  6. Mac14

    Mac14 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Then pullet next to the rooster seems to have a large red comb, so you should be expecting eggs sometime soon! :)
     
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  7. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    2 pullets and 1 cockerel
     

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