Hen or Cockerel?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Candy1977, Jan 10, 2017.

  1. Candy1977

    Candy1977 Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG]This chicken is approx 10 weeks old. He/she is smaller then the others it has a scissor beak and one eye.

    What do you think? Hen or Cockerel

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    Last edited: Jan 10, 2017
  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    With a comb that red, at that age, most likely a cockerel.
     
  3. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Overrun With Chickens

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    x2, a lot of comb for 10 weeks
     
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Probably a cockerel.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    looking like a cockerel. What happened to it's other eye ?
     
  6. Candy1977

    Candy1977 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank everyone that is what I thought!!!

    He was born with only one eye. He is smaller then all the rest but he is growing. He has been the sweetest thing since he was born. He comes to you and wants you to hold him. I just love him. I was thinking he was a Cockerel except the others ones that are have a much bigger and brighter comb so I wasn't 100%. Although I think he is behind a little in development. His legs are thin like a hen.
     
  7. Candy1977

    Candy1977 Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG]

    Here a is picture when he was a chick.
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I also think cockerel.

    I would not expect normal development in a bird with issues like this.
     
  9. Minnowey

    Minnowey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    x2
     
  10. UberchicRanch

    UberchicRanch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Definitely a cockerel.
     

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