Are these all cockerels?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by kuhnse51, Jan 6, 2015.

  1. kuhnse51

    kuhnse51 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm getting the feeling they are :( all are 16 weeks. With it being winter they all refuse to leave the coop and are starting to fight with each other, not badly but enough for them to visibly be losing feathers :( I've been questioning their gender since theday I got them and going back and forth with some but I'm dying to know what they definitely are.

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    This is D, I believe (front) and either A or E (back) it's hard to tell them apart [​IMG]
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    This is A at 11 weeks.
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    This is B at 11 weeks.
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  2. kuhnse51

    kuhnse51 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are all from Meyer hatchery.
     
  3. popsicle

    popsicle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yup, all cockerels
     
  4. StarMeKritten

    StarMeKritten Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You have a couple that are rather feminine looking with their small comb and wattles.. but the pointed saddle feathers say it all. You have all cockerels. Sorry.
     
  5. kuhnse51

    kuhnse51 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah the combs have been throwing me off but the saddle feathers have been appearing pointier every day :/
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Are they light Brahmas? That explains why they've been slower to mature, but they are definitely all male. Sounds like it's time for some management decisions....
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    All males.
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    All of them are cockerels.
     
  9. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Agreed. Sorry. :eek:(
     
  10. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Yes, all cockerels.
     

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