Can you help me confirm Rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Grumpypantsmomma, Nov 7, 2011.

  1. Grumpypantsmomma

    Grumpypantsmomma Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I Have been hearing a weak crowing coming from one of the pens, Thinking it was my little D'Uccle boy coming of age thought nothing of it! Then i was collecting eggs this am, i heard it from my big pen! He was given to me as a barred cochin, Definately not! He looks like someone tryed breeding a cochin Roo to a Plymouth Rock, hence the not fully feathered legs/ not poofy enough! So i would say plymouth cross. Please help me confirm! Thanks!
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  2. farmerChef

    farmerChef Chillin' With My Peeps

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    rooster, no doubt. looks like a black sexlink roo. (non-barred roo over barred hen)
     
  3. they'reHISchickens

    they'reHISchickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Are those pointy saddle feathers we see on his fanny? The color on the wings and hackles make it look likely, but those saddle feathers reallllllly look pointy!
     
  4. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    That there's your culprit. 100% cockerel.
     
  5. KandiandJerry

    KandiandJerry Chillin' With My Peeps

    x2 100% roo
     
  6. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    yes a roo 110% hes pretty with that leakage
     
  7. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Confirmed - he's a rooster.
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Quote:yep
     
  9. anderson8505

    anderson8505 Peace, Love & Happy Chickens

    Yah. Roo. For sure a dude.
     
  10. MassivelyScrambled

    MassivelyScrambled Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's a Roo for sure...
     

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