Barred Rock- Roo or Hen???

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

  1. paltinas

    paltinas Out Of 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 Out Of 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 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Both hens! [​IMG]
     
  5. chickensgalore

    chickensgalore Chillin' With My Peeps

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    both pullets
     
  6. shelley8971

    shelley8971 Out Of 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 Out Of The Brooder

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

    luvchicks8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    2 girls
     
  9. paltinas

    paltinas Out Of 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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