Alright....lemon roosters or hens?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by twaldon, Aug 12, 2016.

  1. twaldon

    twaldon Hatching

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    Hi everyone! Myself along with some other chicken people I know are a bit on the fence with my chickens. I have had these chickens about 2 months-and I believe they are just about 4 months old. The first two pictures are of my lemon Orpington "Rachel" I've never had any suspicions of Rachel being a rooster until this morning when I went outside and she/he made what I'm calling a wanna be crow. Sounded like Rachel was learning his/her new voice possibly?
    Third picture is my lemon Orpington cross (I believe is crossed with a frizzle) "phoebe". From this picture I am assuming phoebe is a rooster but wanted some opinions. Phoebe is not aggressive, very mild mannered.
    Thank you in advance!
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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Chicken tender Premium Member

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    To me they both look like roosters.
     
  3. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Crowing

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    both boys
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    both boys sorry
     

  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Ross and Chandler, sorry.
     
  6. twaldon

    twaldon Hatching

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    Sigh....thank you for the replies. I'm very heartbroken [​IMG]
     
  7. twaldon

    twaldon Hatching

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    I also have Monica and Janice [​IMG][​IMG]
     

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