Hen or Roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by tommysgirl1993, Feb 19, 2015.

  1. tommysgirl1993

    tommysgirl1993 New Egg

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    Hi I purchased 3 chicks from the local feed store to add to my existing flock. They are now 5 1/2 mths old and my two Buffs look totally different. The one that I think may be a Roo is not crowing or laying and my adult Roo is either breeding or dominating him/her!!! Any opinions???[​IMG]
     
  2. tommysgirl1993

    tommysgirl1993 New Egg

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  3. tommysgirl1993

    tommysgirl1993 New Egg

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    Here is the other that is a hen for sure[​IMG]
     
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Both are hens.
     
  5. krista74

    krista74 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Agreed. Both of your chickens are hens.

    Beautiful ones at that.

    - Krista
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    I agree as well. :eek:)
     
  7. suzannevans

    suzannevans Out Of The Brooder

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    I third that, Pullet.
     
  8. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    They are females.
     
  9. chickengirl1230

    chickengirl1230 Chillin' With My Peeps

    The first one looks like a roo I had one that looked like a big hen and it didn't show that it was for sure till it started crowing
     
    Last edited: Feb 20, 2015
  10. chickengirl1230

    chickengirl1230 Chillin' With My Peeps


    It is probably a hen though
     

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