Ameraucana Roo or hen?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by TheNewMrsEvans, Jun 9, 2009.

  1. TheNewMrsEvans

    TheNewMrsEvans Songster

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    Ok so it's comb is bigger than some, but not as big as others...
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    You can see the white pullet in the background, almost no comb, and the macho roo in the front with an enormous comb...
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    So what is the red & white one??? [​IMG]

    They were all hatched 4/6, so they are about 8 weeks...
     
    Last edited: Jun 9, 2009
  2. azelgin

    azelgin Songster

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    Knowing the age would help.
     
  3. ArizonaDesertChicks

    ArizonaDesertChicks Eggstactic for Pretty Eggs

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    I think the top EE (first pic) is another roo - mine didn't have a comb anywhere near that size at that age.
     
  4. countrygirl23

    countrygirl23 In the Brooder

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    i have a EE and she has no comb at all.
     
  5. azelgin

    azelgin Songster

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    Looks like a roo. I have a 18 week EE with a comb not much bigger than that one.[​IMG]
     
  6. sully707

    sully707 In the Brooder

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    total roo. no question.
     
  7. dave3877

    dave3877 Songster

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    guess you will know if it crows in a few weeks [​IMG]
     
  8. Opa

    Opa Opa-wan Chickenobi

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  9. It's a roo. Your macho roo has WAY more comb than usual at 8 weeks, the 'iffy' one is actually more average.
     
  10. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Yep, all BOY
     

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