Can anyone tell the gender of this bird?

BarkingDog

Chirping
Jul 5, 2018
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I am unsure if this is a hen or rooster. Just got her/him and the shelter said it’s a hen but I’m not sure if that’s the case. Thank you!
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Birdinhand

Crowing
May 23, 2016
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those also look like hackle feathers, i'm also leaning in the cockeral direction. I'd try and return him/her or wait a while till it either crows, and even then wait a bit to see if the hormones balance out and it starts laying. I've had more than one hen start out crowing only to start laying eggs. I presume sometimes the male hormones come on first then the female hormones dominate to show the true sex.
 

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