Boy or Girl???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Ebove06, Jan 2, 2015.

  1. Ebove06

    Ebove06 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi,
    I have a RIR "Pullet", but she is startling to look like a rooster! Her comb and waddle are bigger and redder than the other RIR I have. Here she is. Can anybody tell me what you think she is?[​IMG]
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  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    How old is s/he? The body picture is kinda dark but not seeing male feathering, could she just be getting ready to lay sooner than the other one?
     
  3. Ebove06

    Ebove06 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is about 6 months.
     
  4. Sunshine0235

    Sunshine0235 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like she is beginning to mature to lay eggs
     
  5. Ebove06

    Ebove06 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good, because I already have 2 roosters and I don't need anymore!
     
  6. cluckcluckgirl

    cluckcluckgirl Queen of the Coop Premium Member

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    Yes, at that age it looks like a hen ready to lay. [​IMG]
     
  7. Ebove06

    Ebove06 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yay!!!!!:yesss:
     
  8. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    You have a pullet and should get lots of eggs from her.
     
  9. Ebove06

    Ebove06 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When do you think she will start laying. Because it is really cold where I live and I don't think that she will start to lay till. Warmer months.
     
  10. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    RIRs are cold hardy birds, and I'll think you'll start getting eggs from her soon in spite of the cold weather.
     

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