Barred Rock Hen or Rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by lilnursetara, Aug 13, 2013.

  1. lilnursetara

    lilnursetara In the Brooder

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  2. Whats the ages? The front one appears to be a pullet though.
     
  3. lilnursetara

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    I was told approximately 15 weeks but I'm thinking they're more like 13 weeks.
     
  4. lilnursetara

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    does the back one look like a roo or hen?
     
  5. If the back one looks the same with its comb I'd say it's a pullet too. Generally the males will have a bit more comb and wattles and they will be much redderat this age.
     
  6. lilnursetara

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    Thanks for the info!!! I'm new to raising chickens I got 6 six white leghorns in March of this year and am slowly adding to my flock. I added a red sexlink and now these 2 babies :)
     
  7. Your leghorns should be close to laying I would think.
     
  8. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Crowing Premium Member

    Look to be pullets. But they aren't Barred Rocks, they are mixes. As long as they layers, you're probably delighted.
     
  9. ClucksAndPeeps

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    Pullets
     
  10. lilnursetara

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    Mixes are fine with me... I love them just as much. They are just pets/layers!
     

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