Hen or roo??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by bren7878, Jun 15, 2016.

  1. bren7878

    bren7878 Just Hatched

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    Ive read that the lighter colored barred rocks are usually roos is there anyway these two could still be hens?[​IMG]
     
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    bren7878 Just Hatched

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  3. Pyxis

    Pyxis Dark Sider Premium Member

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    No sorry, they are cockerels :( They are double barred which is only possible with males.
     
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    bren7878 Just Hatched

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  5. Pyxis

    Pyxis Dark Sider Premium Member

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    Just saw this one - he's a cockerel too.
     
  6. islandgirl82

    islandgirl82 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Agreed, cockerels.
     
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    bren7878 Just Hatched

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    Ok thanks! We have 8 and were hoping to only have one cockerel :/ 3 is a lot for 5 hens
     

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