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Believed barred rock mix - cockerel or pullet?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by marniegirl1989, Mar 3, 2017.

  1. marniegirl1989

    marniegirl1989 Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG]I have a 2 week old chick, think it's a BR mix. Don't know parentage. Does it look like a roo or pullet? I know probably too early to tell, just humor me [​IMG] Thanks !![​IMG][/IMG][/IMG

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  2. TheKindaFarmGal

    TheKindaFarmGal Overrun With Chickens

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    Which parent was the BR?
     
  3. TheKindaFarmGal

    TheKindaFarmGal Overrun With Chickens

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    Never mind, I see you don't know the parentage. It's almost certainly a cockerel.
     
  4. henny1129

    henny1129 Crazy Livestock Gal

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    I would say cockerel, but it is a little too early, so it could just be an early developing pullet. Best to post again in a couple weeks for more accurate answers. :)
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Looks like a cockerel to me.
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    That's a little cockerel.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    cockerel
     
  8. marniegirl1989

    marniegirl1989 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks! Now what to do with him ... [​IMG]
     

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