hen or roo

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by milo2145, Jan 3, 2011.

  1. milo2145

    milo2145 Out Of The Brooder

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    I thought this brahma mix might be a hen - but lately I am noticing a few rooish characteristics, like pecking at the ground and calling the hens over, a few suspicious hackle feathers and a very deep cluck! what do you guys think?

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  2. LilChickCoop

    LilChickCoop Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks rooish to me (I think I am seeing saddle feathers)- I could be totally wrong. Beautiful bird though! [​IMG]
     
  3. TigerLilly

    TigerLilly I failed Chicken Math

    Jul 18, 2010
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    I'm voting roo as well. tail feathers are looking purty!
     
  4. akcountrygrrl

    akcountrygrrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm seeing pointy saddle feathers too so I'd vote roo.
     
  5. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Definite cockerel.
     
  6. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Definite rooster (I see pointy saddle feathers and big legs and feet, also your description sounds like a roo [​IMG]).
     
  7. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    rooster.
     
  8. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

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    #1 Roo
    #2 Definite mix. has no feathered legs.
     
  9. BooBear

    BooBear Chicken Cuddler

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    Oh yeah you got a purty boy. Soon he will be anouncing his purtiness with his mighty crowing. [​IMG]
     
  10. parisplus3

    parisplus3 Out Of The Brooder

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    Handsome little fella!
     

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