Brown leghorn roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by adpugh, Apr 13, 2016.

  1. adpugh

    adpugh Out Of The Brooder

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    5 weeks ago, I bought 6 brown leghorn chicks that were all supposed to be pullets. I'm growing increasingly suspicious that I ended up with three hens and three roosters. The three in questions are slightly larger, have darker feathers, much larger combs that are turning pink/red, visible wattles. They also act cockier, sort of strutting when they walk. Any opinions? [​IMG]
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    [​IMG] The bird in the foreground is a cockerel. If the other two in question look like him, they are also cockerels.
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree with Sourland
     
  4. adpugh

    adpugh Out Of The Brooder

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    That's what I was afraid of. Thanks so much for your help!
     

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