Barred Rock Hen or Rooster??! 6 1/2 weeks old

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by WISCONSIN-NEW-CHICK, Mar 15, 2018.

  1. WISCONSIN-NEW-CHICK

    WISCONSIN-NEW-CHICK Hatching

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    IMG_4033.JPG I posted a picture of this chicken a few weeks ago and everyone told me wait till it was older...so here is a new picture...male or female??? Really good feeling a rooster....but new at the whole chicken thing...
     
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  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. .....

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    That's a cockerel
     
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  3. TheTwoRoos

    TheTwoRoos Crowing

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    Looks like you probably have a male
     
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  4. kumquat

    kumquat Songster

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    Looks like a cockerel! 1) Larger white to black ratio in his barring pattern - giving an overall "lighter" appearance. 2) Huge and very red comb and wattles for 6.5 weeks.
     
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  5. The Phantom

    The Phantom I love birds!!!

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    Yup
     
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  6. camochick96

    camochick96 Songster

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    Definitely a cockerel!
     
  7. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Crossing the Road

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    It's a Cockerel
     
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  8. Hen Pen Jem

    Hen Pen Jem Crowing

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    Baby roos...gotta love em. rooster imoji.jpg
     
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  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    sorta on the fence, he has the wider white areas like a cockerel, but, the dark wash over legs like a pullet.
     
  10. Frazzemrat1

    Frazzemrat1 Free Ranging

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    young cockerel.
     

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