Hen or Rooster Barred Rock

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mamamadden, May 2, 2017.

  1. mamamadden

    mamamadden New Egg

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    Hen or Rooster? When we first got it we were told it was a pullet but we are having our second thoughts on the matter. We found it mounting our buff orpington hen earlier and we decided to compare it to other hens and roosters but we are still unsure. any help would be appreciated!!
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    That is 100% male barred rock
     
  3. Lucyluvchickens

    Lucyluvchickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. mamamadden

    mamamadden New Egg

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    Thank you! we never gave it a second thought when it was younger because we were told it would be a hen!
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  6. mamamadden

    mamamadden New Egg

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    Well He is great with our 3 year old! Always has been since day one!
     

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