Hen or Rooster?..Help!!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by megg0728, Nov 6, 2015.

  1. megg0728

    megg0728 New Egg

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    I purchased 2 Americauna's when they were to young to tell their sex. I have never had Americauna's before. I have assumed they were hens this whole time. But now my golden one is jumping on my other hens and is even getting a little more aggressive in the last few weeks. They still ate not laying but I have not heard them crow either. We purchased a blue Asian as well and now I'm questioning the sex of this one as well. The picture with all 3 was taken a few months ago when they were first introduced to the rest of my chickens. These 3 were bought at the same time. Please let me know what you think. Hens or roosters? Thank you! [​IMG]
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  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Dark Sider Premium Member

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    Sorry to say, but both the white and brown EEs are cockerels :( And I'm pretty sure that the third bird in your first picture is as well.
     
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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Agreed. The pointed hackle feathers and presence of saddle feathers are features of roos.
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Both are roosters.
     
  7. megg0728

    megg0728 New Egg

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    Oh boy 3 roosters! Not what I was wanting to hear. Thanks every one! !
     

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