Hen or Roo. First time chicken owner

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by dapuppies2, Sep 21, 2016.

  1. dapuppies2

    dapuppies2 New Egg

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  2. DuckGirl77

    DuckGirl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC! That is a rooster.
     
  3. BirdManOK

    BirdManOK Just Hatched

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    Silver Laced Wyandotte Rooster
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I don't see proper lacing - is this a hatchery bird, or possibly mixed ?
     
  5. BirdManOK

    BirdManOK Just Hatched

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    Looks like a hatchery bird, but a pretty decent example. Not a great picture, but the chest lacing looks nice from what I can see. The extremely fine lacing in the wings of the SLW rooster is one of the first things to wash out from the breeding line...
     
  6. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Overrun With Chickens

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    Male, rooster or cockerel depending on age.
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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