Buff Orpington hen or Roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by ChristyBloom, Aug 22, 2016.

  1. ChristyBloom

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    About 4 months old. Any opinions?





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  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Cockerel. Very visible male saddle feathers.
     
  3. ChristyBloom

    ChristyBloom Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm very new to this but that's what I was afraid of. How old are they when they start crowing?
     
  4. Puddin Fluff

    Puddin Fluff Overrun With Chickens

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    Depends on the bird. I have had some very early and some very late but I would think you should be hearing something soon.
     
  5. ChristyBloom

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    They were supposed to be pullets. :(:rolleyes:
     
  6. ChristyBloom

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    Bummer.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    cockerel
     

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