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do i have a rooster?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by djwingo, Mar 31, 2007.

  1. djwingo

    djwingo Out Of The Brooder

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    ok i may sound silly [​IMG] but how in the world do i know if i have a rooster. We bought mour chickens at atwoods and all it said were mixed bantams, they dont have "red" combs yet but i think almost all of them have combs.......see? lol i have no clue...i have heard roosters have bigger feathers? dont know if it is true.....please help any tips would be greatly appreciated!!![​IMG]
     
  2. jmofaustin

    jmofaustin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Post pics and we will try to help
     
  3. cookie_chick

    cookie_chick Out Of The Brooder

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    yea post pics
    they are larger in all ways
    and if they try to roost at earlier age then the smaller ones then u know u got a rooster oh and if they start to crow
     
  4. djwingo

    djwingo Out Of The Brooder

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    update: ok so out of 5 i am sure i have 3 roos omg i wanted at least some hens lol the others are too small to tell yet [​IMG]
     

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