Cuckoo Maran Roo???...I just don't know?????

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by FarmGirl01, Apr 3, 2009.

  1. FarmGirl01

    FarmGirl01 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 5, 2008
    AR
    This chick has me really guessing. About 6 weeks old. I culled the other roo chicks and left this one. It just didn't show the redness and size of comb like the others. This chick is really bigger than the others. As a younger chick it had a irregular head spot. I'm just not sure if its a Roo. Its overall color is very dark. [​IMG] What do you guys think????
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  2. elliemay0305

    elliemay0305 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i dont know much about them but i would say a hen. just my guess b/c of the cone and color.
     
  3. TriciaHowe

    TriciaHowe Mother Hen

    Nov 11, 2008
    High Springs, FL
    looks like a pullet to me as well. [​IMG]
     
  4. chickNjake

    chickNjake Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'd say hen! [​IMG]
    it still may be a little early, 5 of my "hens" turned into roosters recently! [​IMG]
     
  5. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 13, 2007
    SE Mass
    Pullet
     
  6. FarmGirl01

    FarmGirl01 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 5, 2008
    AR
    I can deal with another pullet.
     
  7. Solsken Farm

    Solsken Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Definitely a she.[​IMG]
     
  8. KattyKillFish

    KattyKillFish Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 8, 2009
    Dillingham, Alaska
    a pretty little cuckoo maran pullet [​IMG]
     
  9. FarmGirl01

    FarmGirl01 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 5, 2008
    AR
    Thanks everyone. It makes me feel alot better about this PULLET. [​IMG]
     
  10. klf73

    klf73 Mad Scientist

    Jun 1, 2008
    Maine
    do you have a full body side shot? so we can see tail, feathers, etc? I only ask because the face is so red, mine still aren't that red and they are 4 months..

    eta-could be because we are so cold here though, I will say the dark feathers and small comb look very much like a pullet
     
    Last edited: Apr 3, 2009

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