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Cockerel or hen?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by hmtuk, Jan 20, 2014.

  1. hmtuk

    hmtuk New Egg

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    Hi all,

    I recently incubated some buff bantam eggs and the chick is now 2 months old.
    Can anyone tell me if it is a cockerel or is it too early to tell?

    Thanks

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  2. hope4rainbow

    hope4rainbow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Buff bantam what??

    It looks to be a cockerel.
     
  3. hmtuk

    hmtuk New Egg

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    :( I was hoping for a hen.

    I'm not sure what type of bantam.
     
  4. RoostersCrow HensDeliver!

    RoostersCrow HensDeliver! Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It could possibly be a bantam buff Orpington. I agree that it does look like a cockeral.
     
  5. hmtuk

    hmtuk New Egg

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    Ah ok, that's good to know.
    Thanks for your replies, I'll have to get him some hens.
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    It looks like you have a cockerel. Pullets usually won't have such a large, red comb at this age.
     
  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Definitely a cockerel.
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Cockerel.
     

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