Buff Cochin- pullet or cockerel?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Hencraze24, May 17, 2019.

  1. Hencraze24

    Hencraze24 Songster

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    we have a buff Cochin about 8 weeks old now and we can't tell on whether or not it's a pullet or cockerel. pic:


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    Pullet or cockerel? (praying for hen-she is really sweet. )
    As I took these photos- our definite rooster- a Black Japanese Bantam-started crowing for the first time
     
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  2. Cyprus

    Cyprus Master of the 'never give up' attitude

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  3. chrissynemetz

    chrissynemetz Free Ranging

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    I would definitely be leaning toward cockerel :hmm
     
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  4. Redhead Rae

    Redhead Rae Chickens, chickens everywhere!

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    100% cockerel.
     
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  5. Frazzemrat1

    Frazzemrat1 Free Ranging

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    Cockerel
     
  6. Brahmachicken240

    Brahmachicken240 Crossing the Road

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    Cockerel.
     
  7. Hencraze24

    Hencraze24 Songster

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    OK, thanks everyone, that is what I thought. we will have to see what happens.
     
  8. ColtHandorf

    ColtHandorf Songster

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    Why are you waiting to see what happens? It is definitely a cockerel.
     
  9. Hencraze24

    Hencraze24 Songster

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    No, I don't want a rooster at all, I'll see If I can find anyone to take him.
     
  10. Mybackyardpeepers

    Mybackyardpeepers Crowing

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    Not familiar with the breed but Cockerel sticks out to me.
     

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