Help with BR

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by melissastraka, Feb 26, 2009.

  1. melissastraka

    melissastraka Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 26, 2009
    Hoquiam, WA
    I broke my camera so i cant do pictures but could anyone give me an overview on how to sex BR???
     
  2. pinkfeather

    pinkfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All I know is that the roosters are usually lighter colored than the hens.
     
  3. CityClucks

    CityClucks The Center of a 50 Mile Radius

    Jan 31, 2009
    Tulsa, OK
  4. Master S.M.C

    Master S.M.C Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When they get older the have tremendously long spurs (males), they also are lighter with the oil gland
     
  5. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

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    Master S.M.C :

    When they get older the have tremendously long spurs (males), they also are lighter with the oil gland

    Oil gland???

    They're lighter because they carry two copies of the barred gene, rather than the females who carry only one copy.​
     
  6. pinkfeather

    pinkfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh, and melissastraka, I forgot to say.. [​IMG]
     

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