hen??? I think

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Pthieberger, Aug 29, 2014.

  1. Pthieberger

    Pthieberger Out Of The Brooder

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    Im kind of new at this and have about 10 chickens. So this may seem stupid. The guy down the street was giving away four hens for free because he got 15 chicks he is raising so I jumped all over it. When I got home I threw them in coop and didnt pay no mind to them. I just let them out and they all have pretty long spurs but they look like hens. They are sex link RIR & white rock. Just seeing if any of you can ease my mind and say they are hens

    Thanks so much!!!!
     
  2. Sunshine0235

    Sunshine0235 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes that is a hen, a rooster of that cross would be white.
     
  3. Pthieberger

    Pthieberger Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks so much
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Defintely a hen.
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Hen for sure.
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Definitely a Red Sex Link hen. As Sunshine0235 said, Red Sex Link roosters are primarily white, typically with some reddish feathers in the saddle area.
     

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