Gold Wyandotte...rooster???

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by denverholdren, Jul 5, 2016.

  1. denverholdren

    denverholdren New Egg

    4
    0
    7
    Jul 5, 2016
    Help! We have a 10-12 week old Gold Laced Wyandotte. We are so new at this...boy or girl? [​IMG][/IMG][/IMG]
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    70,832
    36,101
    956
    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    [​IMG] He's a cockerel - already showing pointy saddle feathers in addition to the comb and wattle development.
     
  3. denverholdren

    denverholdren New Egg

    4
    0
    7
    Jul 5, 2016
    What a bummer!! We are not supposed to have a rooster in our area. Are they all really loud at sunrise? What do we do now?
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    88,309
    27,228
    966
    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Cockerel. Well, yah most are noisy at sunrise but generally sound off during the day as well.
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    33,348
    33,488
    796
    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC. Maybe try searching for "no crow" collars.

    Good luck
    Ct
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    84,499
    3,859
    646
    Jun 15, 2012
    Washington
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by