HELP...is this a ROO

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by imahorselover, Aug 2, 2010.

  1. imahorselover

    imahorselover New Egg

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    Is this a Roo...supposed to be a hen...but had 2 long pointed tail feathers that the other ROO (that was supposed to be a hen) pulled out. The other Roo is a Leghorn and even though they are the same age the Leghorn looks fully matured already. The chick is supposed to be a Golden Sex Link (that is what it was listed as at the farm store)![​IMG]
     
  2. Tala

    Tala Flock Mistress

    looks like a golden sexlink hen to me
     
  3. wildorchid053

    wildorchid053 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 12, 2009
    syracuse area, ny
    looks just like my sex link hens..
     
  4. patman75

    patman75 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sexlink hen
     
  5. dieselgrl48

    dieselgrl48 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 21, 2010
    Virginia
    Hen, I have 5 Identical one's.
     
  6. Jeeper1540

    Jeeper1540 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Red Sex Link
    Gold Sex Link
    Production Red
    Red Star
    Cinnamon Queen (the term i prefer)

    All are different terms for those kind, but that there is a Cinnamon Queen Hen! She should lay an egg almost everyday for you! My Cinnamon Queen, RIP, laid me an egg almost everyday, she was my #1 layer!

    ETA-Other names for that kind
     
    Last edited: Aug 2, 2010
  7. SkyWarrior

    SkyWarrior Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 2, 2010
    Wilds of Montana
    Looks like my 2 golden sexlink hens.
     
  8. PetRock

    PetRock Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:So these are all names for the same kind of chicken? Do all the hatcheries just use a different name for a Rhode Island red roo over a Rhode Island white hen? It is very confusing for us newby chicken lovers!

    I have a gold sex link from Ideal that looks just like this one. She had a couple long tail feathers that she lost at about 16 weeks. She is now 19 weeks old and just gave us her first egg yesterday.[​IMG]
     

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