Help!! anyone know what I have! Male or Female

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by froggysue13, Nov 12, 2015.

  1. froggysue13

    froggysue13 New Egg

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  2. Kraken Farmer

    Kraken Farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My guess would be Rhode Island Reds, but I do not seem to be very good at guessing breeds or genders.[​IMG]
     
  3. sawilliams

    sawilliams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would say rir too, but I see at least 2 are roosters, the tail feathers that are irridacent and starting to droop down and long off the tail
     
  4. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    Production Red or RIR, and all are cockerels.
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    All of them are hatchery quality Rhode Island Red or Production Red cockerels. Sorry. :eek:(
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    All Red cockerels.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    yes, they are - sorry
     
  8. sawilliams

    sawilliams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How old are they?
     
  9. froggysue13

    froggysue13 New Egg

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    6 months, only one of them is crowing
     
  10. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Unfortunately, the above is quite correct - you have a whole mess o' boys on your hands. All of the birds are showing characteristic male saddle feathers, dark glossy patches on the wings and flowing hackle feathers -- some are already showing sickle feathering in the tail.
     

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