help with 2 auburn javas!!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by RavenStorm1977, Mar 8, 2013.

  1. RavenStorm1977

    RavenStorm1977 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 5, 2013
    I am very new to keeping chickens and trying to learn fast. I have 2 chicks that I hatched out that are about 5 months old. they are from someone's project to recreate auburn javas. obviously they came out odd colored but I am trying to figure out if they are hens or roosters. From what I've researched they seem to be hens - I would think by this age they would have those big long tail feathers but I want to make sure before I decide what to do with them. Help!!
  2. Firefighter Chick

    Firefighter Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 8, 2011
    Southeast Minnesota
    red one is a boy, the other should be a girl.
    Last edited: Mar 8, 2013
  3. Toshi

    Toshi Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 2, 2011
    IN corn state
    Yeah red is a boy...but the black one..i am thrown about it, i seen some hackle feathers there...anyone else see them?
  4. chickenoverlord

    chickenoverlord Chillin' With My Peeps

    The red one is definety a cockerel, and I'm pretty sure the black one is a pullet. [​IMG]
  5. ve

    ve Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 27, 2009
    Palmetto GA
    Both boys. Too many sikle feather for the black one to be a girl.

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