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Buff Orpington Roo or Hen?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by dkmorrow, Aug 9, 2019.

  1. dkmorrow

    dkmorrow Chirping

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    Roo or Hen EA7C6405-4A71-454E-ACBB-CDDCA011497A.jpeg
     
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  2. cluckmecoop7

    cluckmecoop7 Crowing

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    How old? Looks like rooster to me.
     
  3. dkmorrow

    dkmorrow Chirping

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    18 weeks is what I was told. I want a rooster. So I’m hoping it is.
     
  4. cluckmecoop7

    cluckmecoop7 Crowing

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    Yes, rooster!
     
  5. cstephens1987

    cstephens1987 Songster

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    Either something is really off with the lighting or that's not a buff orpington
     
  6. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Conserve Heritage Breed Livestock

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    Its a cockerel.
     
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  7. cstephens1987

    cstephens1987 Songster

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    Agreed, but am I crazy or is there a lot of mahogany in this supposed BO?
     
  8. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Conserve Heritage Breed Livestock

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    Hatchery type Buff Orp. But you right he is kinda dark.
     
  9. cstephens1987

    cstephens1987 Songster

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    The rare red orpington perhaps? Wishful thinking?
     
  10. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Conserve Heritage Breed Livestock

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    No, he isn't red. Just very dark buff.
     

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