Experts Please Tell Me How Many Roosters!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by newbie32, Sep 24, 2013.

  1. newbie32

    newbie32 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My buffs are now 8 weeks and I need to know how many more females I need to order because the shipment is coming up for the buffs! How many roos do I have?
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  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    They all appear to be pullets. [​IMG]
     
  3. Veer67

    Veer67 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I agree with BantamLover21, they all seem to be pullets though individual pictures of the comb and body could help as well.
     
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  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    In my opinion, all of your birds are pullets. I don't see any rooster characteristics, like large red combs, irregular coloring, or high stances.
     
  5. newbie32

    newbie32 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay I will try to get individual pics of the combs up today. 2 of them do have darker reddish coloring and darker combs but they are not RED, just darker, oh and they are bigger.
     
  6. newbie32

    newbie32 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay here are close up pics of the 2 that I have been questioning for awhile. If you still think they are pullets then YAY!

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  7. BantamLover21

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    I still think that they're pullets. But in a few more weeks, you'll know for sure.
     
  8. Wyandottes7

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    X2. I still don't see any obvious rooster traits.
     
  9. Veer67

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  10. newbie32

    newbie32 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    YAY!!!!! Thanks guys! I do plan on getting a buff roo but geez it will be so much easier to get a roo than trying to pick out more females and hoping they are females!!!!! I will post in 4 more weeks to have a for sure decision but I am very excited that my flock is ready!

    Thank you!
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