Do I have a hen or a rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by timtam0711, Nov 18, 2016.

  1. timtam0711

    timtam0711 New Egg

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    This is one of my new babies, Pearl. She's 4 weeks old tomorrow. We got 4 at 2 days old. I think 2 are roosters, one a hen but not sure about this little cutie. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    That seems like a lotta comb going on at 4 weeks. I'd say cockerel.
     
  3. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    cockerel
     
  4. CluckerCottage

    CluckerCottage Chillin' With My Peeps

    yep, it's all about that comb! Cockerel no doubt.
    Gonna have to find a new name for Pearl.
     
  5. EggSighted4Life

    EggSighted4Life Overrun With Chickens

    Like Earl! [​IMG]
     
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  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    cockere;
     
  7. timtam0711

    timtam0711 New Egg

    BUGGER! Does it make a difference that 2 of the other 3, all from the same batch, have wider, thicker and lumpier combs? I hoped being such a difference that they may be roosters and (p)earl would be a hen? [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  8. EggSighted4Life

    EggSighted4Life Overrun With Chickens

    You can post side by side pics for comparison. [​IMG]

    I have some wishful thinking of my own going on. [​IMG]
     
  9. timtam0711

    timtam0711 New Egg

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    2 of the others have this comb. This is why I hoped Pearl would be a hen
     
  10. AlleysChicks

    AlleysChicks Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    This one is a boy too
     

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