Are these roosters?!?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by mamalindley, Apr 26, 2016.

  1. mamalindley

    mamalindley Out Of The Brooder

    Hello, Chicken People! I've been a long time browser of these forums, but this is my first post. We got these chicks 7 weeks ago from a local feed store. They are all supposed to be hens, but I suspect these 2 may be roosters. Opinions? One is a barred rock and the other a gold laced wyondonette. Both are 7 weeks old. TIA![​IMG][/IMG][/IMG]
  2. mamalindley

    mamalindley Out Of The Brooder

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    mamalindley Out Of The Brooder

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    mamalindley Out Of The Brooder

  5. realsis

    realsis Crazy for Silkies

    Jan 17, 2013
    I can't zoom in on the pictures which makes it hard to see, but I'm thinking the 2 Barred Rocks are female. The combs are different on the laced wyannadotte ,and I can't really make out the Feather shape (round,female or pointy male) I'm just learning about the laced wyannadotte breed myself as I got my first Silver Laced Wyannadotte two weeks ago. I have 7 Barred Rocks, 1 Silver Laced wyannadotte, 1 Golden Buff, 1 Silver Penciled Rock, all two weeks old and I have Two 3 1/2 year old Silkies. :) Sorry I couldn't be more help. Those are my guesses, but I'm no expert.
  6. Choco Maran

    Choco Maran Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 25, 2009
    Ribera New Mexico
    My best guess would be they are hens. Their tail feather are not up right enough for Roosters.

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