BR Gender?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chickenfeed, Mar 26, 2008.

  1. chickenfeed

    chickenfeed In the Brooder

    Oct 22, 2007
    North Central Iowa
    Any ideas on what gender these 2 barred rocks are? First 2 pic's
    are of one from the farm store. Second 2 pic's are of one I hatched a week ago. Thanks in advance to all who respond!




  2. kstaven

    kstaven Crowing

    Jan 26, 2007
    BC, Washington Border
    Dark chick is female. Silvery chick is male. The male has much more defined even bars on the wings.
  3. beefy

    beefy Flamingo Daddy-o

    Apr 21, 2007
    South Georgia
    i'm new to all this but based on what i've learnt, i'd say 1:female, 2:male

    am i right?
  4. Dustin Biery

    Dustin Biery Songster

    Feb 4, 2007
    Mulberry, Arkansas
    Agree with the others, 1 Female 2 male
  5. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Songster

    Jan 13, 2007
    SE Mass
    I agree.
  6. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Me, too.
  7. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Crowing

    Aug 30, 2007
    New York State
    My Coop
    Me too! lol
    the top and bottom are females and the middle is a male.
  8. ManOfTheJerseyGiant

    ManOfTheJerseyGiant In the Brooder

    Sep 26, 2007
    Henderson NC
    the way I tell is if the white stripe on them is bigger and brighter it is a male.
  9. chickenlady

    chickenlady Songster

    Aug 28, 2007
    Stillwater, NJ
    Didn't the poster say 2 BR? One from the feed store and one from eggs they hatched? The first 2 pics are 1st bird and the second 2 pics are the 2nd bird. Did I read this wrong? How old are they?
  10. chickenfeed

    chickenfeed In the Brooder

    Oct 22, 2007
    North Central Iowa
    Yes Chickenlady you are right. The first one from the feed store, I'm not sure how old? The 2nd is a week old. I'm guessing the one from the feed store is a couple weeks old.

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