Double checking myself: all roosters?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by KBrasby, Jan 5, 2016.

  1. KBrasby

    KBrasby Out Of The Brooder

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    These guys are from September or October hatchings. I think they're all cockerels. Although they are barnyard chickens, do you see a predominate breed (except the white one. I recognize his breed)? I have raised Leghorns for several years for their eggs but want to branch out into other colored eggs and other breeds. I can't keep all these cockerels but would keep at least one to give me some fertilized eggs to incubate. Suggestions there would be welcome as well. Thank you for any input!
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  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    #1, #3, #4, and #5 look like pullets.

    #2 is a cockerel
     
  3. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Need a better picture of 3 from the side.
    The rest have clearly visible male feathering.
     
  4. KBrasby

    KBrasby Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks for your input. I'll try to get a better shot of #3. He/she kept following me too closely when I was taking pictures. LOL
     
  5. showinbirds

    showinbirds Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All cockerels
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I'm thinking all cockerels.
     
  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    I thinking all cockerels as well. :eek:(
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    me too - sorry
     

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