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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by eggmandoo, Nov 19, 2016.

  1. eggmandoo

    eggmandoo In the Brooder

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    I posted pics of my rir a few weeks ago and several people here sat on the fence. So at 16 weeks old there is no crowing or dominant behavior. So any ideas here ? [​IMG]
     

  2. miss heny

    miss heny Genetic Expert in learning Premium Member

    For sure a rooster, may be a slow grower though.
     
  3. eggmandoo

    eggmandoo In the Brooder

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    Thanks. Is there any problem keeping him with Pol chickens for a few weeks. ?
     
  4. miss heny

    miss heny Genetic Expert in learning Premium Member

    Nope, some RiR strains are slower developers. Just be wary many hatchery RiR boys are know to develop a mean streak.
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    That's a cockerel. No problem keeping him with hens at all, unless he has behavioral issues and needs to live somewhere else.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  7. Cel45

    Cel45 Songster

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    Cock-a-doodle doo!!!
     

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