Help to sex Plymouth Rock!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by susierw, Jan 4, 2017.

  1. susierw

    susierw Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi does anyone know if my Plymouth Rock is a hen or cockerel? It's about 8 weeks old now, need to know before getting more chickens!
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    Last edited: Jan 4, 2017
  2. summerb123

    summerb123 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Hi there! your little guy is a cockerel
     
  3. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    cockerel
     
  4. susierw

    susierw Out Of The Brooder

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    Ahhh I thought so.. not as friendly as the others!! Getting him a girl friend tomorrow! How can you tell it's a cockerel?
     
  5. holm25

    holm25 Jr Chicken Wrangler

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    In Barred rocks the cockerels have a lot more white in their bars than the females and the females look very dark with a wider dark bar. Also the amount of redness and size of his comb.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    cockerel
     
  7. BeachMomma

    BeachMomma Chillin' With My Peeps

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  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Cockerel.
     
  9. susierw

    susierw Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello everyone,
    Wanted to send an updated picture of my Plymouth to see if you still think it's a rooster! Plym is 3months old now! [​IMG]
     
  10. susierw

    susierw Out Of The Brooder

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    Wasn't too keen on selfie mode!!
     

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