Help!!!! rooster or hen?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by THall21, Sep 3, 2014.

  1. THall21

    THall21 Hatching

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    [​IMG] i need help, i can't figure it out! Itsgot the longer tale feathers, but yet is blump like a hen plz help
     
  2. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Crowing

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    Rooster, those are sickle feathers in the tail just like you thought.
     
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Oh I don't know....how old is it?

    Can you get a clearer and closer up pic of the saddle(on back in front of tail) and hackle(around neck) feathers?
     
  4. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Songster

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    Looking at those legs, I do believe it is a rooster.
     
  5. Tail feathers say rooster to me.
     

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