BLRW - still can't tell if it's a pullet or a cockerel

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by stephhassler, Jan 31, 2012.

  1. stephhassler

    stephhassler Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is now 6 months old. The other three with same hatch date are crowing. This one hasn't crowed yet, but when I posted photos last month, the majority thought it was also a cockerel. I only have 4 so I'm really hoping this one is a pullet.

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  2. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    looks like a roo with those sackle feathers
     
  3. featherz

    featherz Veggie Chick

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    It's a boy. That dark stuff coming in over the shoulders will soon look very boyish. Looks just like my boy did at that age. :)
     
  4. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    its a cockerel the saddle and hackels are both pointed plus the solidish color on his wings. also he does have the thick legs(i really dont go by that though as i have had hens with thick legs) and then for a 6 month old he has very big wattles as well....

    110% cockerel
     
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  5. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Absolutely a cockerel. A very handsome one too!
     
  6. kari_dawn

    kari_dawn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Its a cock...sorry
     
  7. stephhassler

    stephhassler Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG]Thanks for looking.
     
  8. Yes, It's a cock.
     
  9. PeakyBeaky

    PeakyBeaky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep, BOY, BOY, BOY. He might not be as dominant as the other birds, so that's why he's not crowing. We have a few "wimpy" roosters, they let the mature male do all the crowing.
     
  10. blueberrychickens

    blueberrychickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    oh boy...its a boy!! Very handsome too!
     

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