8 month old Polish, Rooster or hen?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Laurenhatfield, Aug 4, 2017.

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  1. Laurenhatfield

    Laurenhatfield In the Brooder

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    this is My little gold polish, Minerva McGonagall ( yes all of my chickens have Harry Potter names LOL) she is the most vocal of the bunch and is a bit larger than the other girls. They're all nine months old. Minerva is always cackling at me but never crowing although I do not know what a Polish roosters crow sounds like to be honest. I have not seen her laying eggs yet and I know two of the others are. Minerva also has red waddles hanging from her neck while all the other girls do not, and her tail feathers are a bit more wide. Any thoughts? All advice and comments are appreciated. ❤
     
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  2. Crazy for Chickens!

    Crazy for Chickens! Free Ranging

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    Looks like a cockerel. sorry! He is very pretty!
     
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  3. keesmom

    keesmom Crowing

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    She's a pullet. She's non-bearded which is why she has large wattles. I'm guessing the others are bearded?
     
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  4. Laurenhatfield

    Laurenhatfield In the Brooder

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    omg... I'm not allowed to have roosters in my area code but I've already looked up this little chicken collar that doesn't harm them but quiets their Crow, wish me luck LOL
     
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  5. Laurenhatfield

    Laurenhatfield In the Brooder

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    Yes, all the others have the little red Waddles covered you can barely even see them...starting to worry. 1 of my hens was Broody for about 3 weeks and I discouraged her behavior because I was under the impression we had no roosters, now I feel really guilty.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    beautifull pullet
     
  7. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Conserve Heritage Breed Livestock

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    not to worry, she is a pullet
     

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