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Definitely a roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by HeatherTheMommy, Apr 15, 2016.

  1. HeatherTheMommy

    HeatherTheMommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I bought this frizzle which I'm assuming is a bantam cochin frizzle and I'm pretty positive its a roo. Will this breed have a good temperament as a roo? I have no roosters right now.[​IMG]
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    He is about 3.5-4 weeks
     
  2. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

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    At that age, not definite, but, yes, it looks to be a rooster.
     
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  5. HeatherTheMommy

    HeatherTheMommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone know about temperament? Ive never had a cochin before
     
  6. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Docile-mild temperament-easy to handle-good pet material.
     
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  8. HeatherTheMommy

    HeatherTheMommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you I was going to rehome any roos but i think i will keep him. I have 11 full grown hens and these 6 chicks. I'm hoping he is the only rooster but i have no clue how to sex my 4 EE and i know polish and i know polish are like impossible to sex this young
     
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    Easter Egger cockerels tend to have 3 row pea combs, this is not always accurate but it works most of the time. If you want to post a picture though we would love to help!
     
  10. HeatherTheMommy

    HeatherTheMommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok i was told all the ee were pullets but we know how that goes. Top one has little to no tail feathers and has more white which has me questioning

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    This one is the biggest and most developed
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    This one seems average just like the all white one. Im pretty sure these 2 are both pullets

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