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Cockerel or pullete

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by whychickens2, Apr 13, 2017.

  1. whychickens2

    whychickens2 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have two buff Orpington chicks 3-4 weeks old. Both have been fighting eachother and are really red under their chins. These are tge only two out of 9 chicks in question. Are they cockerels??
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

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    They are both roosters.
     
  3. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Both are roosters.
     
  4. Ogdenfarms22

    Ogdenfarms22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    100% roos.
     
  5. whychickens2

    whychickens2 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank u!
     
  6. chicken4prez

    chicken4prez Overrun With Chickens

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    Two cocks.
     
  7. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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    Both are definitely cockerels.
     
  8. whychickens2

    whychickens2 Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok so brutal question but if i advertise them and nobody wants them how old do they need to be to process. Im new to this but i cant have roos :(
     
  9. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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    I do mine anywhere from 4-6 months depending on size.
     
  10. alexa009

    alexa009 Overrun With Chickens

    Both of them are cockerels
     

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