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Barred Rock...can't tell the gender on this one

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by skamohai, Oct 14, 2015.

  1. skamohai

    skamohai Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi! I was told that this one was a boy...but he/she is noticibly smaller and darker then the one that in know for sure is a roo. Any experts out there...they are 3 months old

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  2. rosyamanda2000

    rosyamanda2000 Out Of The Brooder

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    Looks like a roo in coloring and red comb. Maybe he is just a later bloomer?
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    With that light barring and a comb that red at 3 months, it looks to me like you have a cockerel.
     
  4. skamohai

    skamohai Out Of The Brooder

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    This is the 2 side by side...I know for sure the
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    It looks like a cockerel, but not 3 months. Was it ill, or stunted somehow?
     
  6. skamohai

    skamohai Out Of The Brooder

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  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
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  8. Peep-Chicken

    Peep-Chicken Overrun With Chickens

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    Cockerel.
     
  9. skamohai

    skamohai Out Of The Brooder

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    Peep-Chicken...you think the one on the left is a cockerel?
     

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