another 'rooster or hen' post!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by velocityoflove, Aug 6, 2014.

  1. velocityoflove

    velocityoflove In the Brooder

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    I'm starting to question whether or not one of my rhode island reds is a rooster. It's louder than the others, and makes somewhat of a honking sound. It is also less 'plump' than the other RIR, and has smaller looking feathers. Any ideas?
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    the one on the right:

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  2. Sunshine0235

    Sunshine0235 Songster

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    Looks like a pullet, how old is it?
     
  3. DoubleMM

    DoubleMM Songster

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    Are they about 18-20 weeks? They both look like pullets, I don't see any saddle feathers...
     
  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    All the birds in your pictures look like pullets.
     
  5. velocityoflove

    velocityoflove In the Brooder

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    20 weeks old
     
  6. keesmom

    keesmom Crowing

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    Yup, definitely pullets.
     
  7. DoubleMM

    DoubleMM Songster

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    She'll be leaving you an egg any day now....
     
  8. velocityoflove

    velocityoflove In the Brooder

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    That's good news because I'm pretty sure I wouldn't be able to have a rooster where I live =) every time I go out I ask them where my eggs are hahaha
     

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