Hen or Roo n breed?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by dianeb423, Oct 17, 2015.

  1. dianeb423

    dianeb423 Out Of The Brooder

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    Can anyone help. I'm new to backyard chickens. Are they roosters. And what breed
     
  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    It's definitely a cockerel, but I'm uncertain of the breed. Where did you get him?
     
  3. dianeb423

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    I'm a teacher. I hatched them at work. No idea where district got theme
     
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    Out of six I hatched I have 4 cockerel then n only two hens. Two are aggressive. Sad to have to get rid of them
     
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  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Mixed breed cockerel. Possibly a RIR, Orpington, or New Hampshire mix.
     
  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    I think its a mixed breed cockerel.
     
  8. drumstick diva

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    mixed cockerel
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    In your last photo can't tell anything from their butts - could you take their photo again but from the front?
     
  10. myat

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    It could possibly be a red shaver cross
     

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