cockerel or pullet?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by kjk66ss, Nov 19, 2011.

  1. kjk66ss

    kjk66ss Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG]here is an update...... the RIR is now 3 days short of being 5 weeks old. what is everyones guess?roo or pullet?
     
    Last edited: Dec 18, 2011
  2. jeslewmazer

    jeslewmazer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The first two are to young to tell.
    The last might be a cockerel. How old are they?
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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  4. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    post pics of the 1st two when they are around 6-8 weeks. as for the last one looks like its a young roo in the making
     
  5. Countrypunk92

    Countrypunk92 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Last two are deff roosters.
     
  6. peepblessed

    peepblessed Chillin' With My Peeps

    Last two look like roos to me also. [​IMG]
     
  7. kjk66ss

    kjk66ss Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks for the replies. first 2 photos of the young ones just sliped in there the main chicken in question was the black japanese
     
  8. kjk66ss

    kjk66ss Chillin' With My Peeps

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    just updated with some pictures of the RIR at almost 4 weeks
     
  9. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Hmm.... I'm thinking pullet.
     
  10. tinychicky

    tinychicky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    can you see the bit of red on the the wattles in the last picture? that's a cockerel all right [​IMG]
     

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