6 week old Delaware- Male or Female?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by JulieThomanHose, Mar 28, 2016.

  1. JulieThomanHose

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    Is this a male or female? I am hoping female, but I am thinking possible male :([​IMG]
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  2. ftfarmer22

    ftfarmer22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Definitely roo. Good luck with your handsome feller!![​IMG]

    -ftfarmer22
     
  3. JulieThomanHose

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    Do roosters lay down like hens do?
     
  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    That's a cockerel.

    At this age, there's very little difference behavior-wise between males and females. They're just baby chickens.

    But yes, roosters lay down, just like hens.
     
  5. ftfarmer22

    ftfarmer22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello, did you see the pictures I posted on the "BR male or female" thread wondering if I for sure have a roo?? Could you reply letting me know roo or pullet?? Thanks:)
     

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