Follow up gender question

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by dreamullany, Jan 8, 2017.

  1. dreamullany

    dreamullany Out Of The Brooder

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    I asked about the gender of one of our 3 month olds in a previous post and people started speculating that our other 2 were cockerels also, so here are better pictures...does anyone know if these are male or female? It's super wet today, so everyone is soaked. Sorry.

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  2. SilkiesForEver

    SilkiesForEver Overrun With Chickens

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    Both look like males, unfortunately.
     
  3. dreamullany

    dreamullany Out Of The Brooder

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    Yikes!
     
  4. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yep, both are males
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    both cockerels
     
  6. Minnowey

    Minnowey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You've got three cockerels.
     
  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Both are cockerels.
     
  8. dreamullany

    dreamullany Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks everyone. Today we took two back to the feed store where we got them but I kept the black one...I was holding out hope that he Is a she, but now I see all of your feedback. He's super gentle and calm. We have 8 hens. I don't know if I'm ready for a rooster, but how hard could it be? This chicken raising is full of tough choices!
     
  9. chippy99th

    chippy99th Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Answer: not that hard! Roosters are fun and pretty. As long as your neighbors don't complain, you might as well keep a nice gentle rooster. We love ours.
     
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