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Breed and Gender

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by JacqualineNM, Sep 25, 2015.

  1. JacqualineNM

    JacqualineNM New Egg

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    Looking to see if anyone knows what breed these two are and if there hens? They are not crowing and are over 6 months old.[​IMG][/IMG]
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  2. tdepointe

    tdepointe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The dark one looks like a rooster, the lighter one I am not sure of.
    Don't know the breed.
     
  3. Serenity06

    Serenity06 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The first one is a definite cockerel. I'm thinking the second one is too. They look like mixed breeds.
     
  4. JacqualineNM

    JacqualineNM New Egg

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    Will they eventually crow? They also "bow down" to our hen that runs the roost. They mostly stick with each other and are definitely last in line?
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    They look like mixed breeds to me. The first one is definitely a cockerel, and I think the second one is too.
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    Mixed breed cockerels.

    I'm guessing the hens are older than these birds? It will just take a while for them to mature enough to mate and be flock leaders. they'll take their place by spring, definitely.
     
  7. MadamPoofyBrow

    MadamPoofyBrow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree, both cockerel mixes, looks like possibly Rhode Island red X [​IMG]
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    Mixed breed cockerels.
     
  9. JacqualineNM

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    Thanks yall!
     

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