Brabanter Rooster - opinion wanted

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Redbear, Aug 24, 2011.

  1. Redbear

    Redbear New Egg

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    I am afraid my Brabanter pullet is turning out to be a cock. I am basing this primarly on the longer tail feathers and lengthening cape feathers.

    Attached is a picture - opinions appreciated.


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  2. dretd

    dretd Chillin' With My Peeps

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    With those long saddle feathers I am afraid I have to go with 100% roo [​IMG] . He is handsome even if he is the wrong gender!
     
  3. pdsavage

    pdsavage Sussex Monarch

    Mar 27, 2008
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    And the long saddle feathers...yep looks like roo
     
  4. ChickasaurusRex

    ChickasaurusRex Chillin' With My Peeps

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    sorry he's all roo
     
  5. hawcer

    hawcer Out Of The Brooder

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    Sorry it's not a hen, but it's a cool looking rooster.
     
  6. Redbear

    Redbear New Egg

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    Thanks to all for your opinions. I was afraid of that. Oh well, time to find a good home for "Becky"
     
  7. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    100% rooster. Sorry. [​IMG]
     

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