Barred Rock- Roo or Hen???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by paltinas, Jun 10, 2010.

  1. paltinas

    paltinas In the Brooder

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    Approx 10 weeks old......Any idea on sex???? Thank you....1st time chicken owner here......I love my Barred Rocks!!!! Shhhh, dont tell my silkies or polish!!!

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  2. paltinas

    paltinas In the Brooder

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    Barred Rock #2

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  3. High Roost Ranch

    High Roost Ranch The Chicken Whisperer

    I'm going to say 1 is a cockerel and 2 is a pullet. But I'm not a barred rock person.
     
  4. CalebtheChicken

    CalebtheChicken Songster

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    Both hens! [​IMG]
     
  5. chickensgalore

    chickensgalore Songster

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    both pullets
     
  6. shelley8971

    shelley8971 In the Brooder

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    I have 4 barred rocks close to that age Mine are all pullets. Im going to say both yours are pullets. They look the same as mine do.
     
  7. donsmit5

    donsmit5 Chirping

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    Both are pullets, roosters are lighter colored than hens Good luck with your chickens
     
  8. luvchicks8

    luvchicks8 Songster

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  9. paltinas

    paltinas In the Brooder

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    Yay!!! Thank you everyone :)

    Now I wonder what I have for Silkies and Polish...Not so easy to tell on those breeds at ~10 weeks, is it???
     
  10. Morgan7782

    Morgan7782 Dense Egg Goo

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    They look just like my Joon! Except Joon's comb is a little crooked lol [​IMG] both girlies same age as my Joon Bug too! 10 weeks today [​IMG] happy birthday to your girls.
     

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