Having trouble tell what sex my barred rock... Please help me

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by BarredRocks3, Aug 7, 2013.

  1. BarredRocks3

    BarredRocks3 In the Brooder

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    Hello, this is a couple pics of my 16 week old barred rock chicken... Please tell me your best bet on it's gender! Thanks!!!
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    Face close up...

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    And all of her/him
     
  2. Veer67

    Veer67 Songster

    You have a hen I don't see any saddle feathers and there's not a lot of white on the neck.
     
  3. BarredRocks3

    BarredRocks3 In the Brooder

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    Do you know if I could expecting eggs any time soon?
     
  4. Veer67

    Veer67 Songster

    Most chickens start laying at around 22 weeks or earlier it depends on the chicken.
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    That's a hen, but eggs still look over a month away. She's still very young.
     
  6. K Spot

    K Spot Songster

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    They will lay when they are ready, and not a day before.
     

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