buff orpington - hen or rooster

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by dinmonroe, Jun 28, 2010.

  1. dinmonroe

    dinmonroe Hatching

    Jun 25, 2010
    We purchased six "hens" from a reputable feed store that's been in business for decades. We are now wondering if one of our hens is actually a rooster. They were babies in March. How do we tell? [​IMG]
    Last edited: Jun 28, 2010
  2. Celtic Hill

    Celtic Hill Songster

    Mar 7, 2010
    Scotland CT
    Their comb size is the best way to tell, also my BO rooster is larger then my hen, and they were hatch mates.

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