Hen or rooster

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mamadogboden, May 17, 2016.

  1. mamadogboden

    mamadogboden Hatching

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    We're new to raising chickens. Our chickens are 19 weeks old and haven't started laying eggs yet we know for sure we have a couple roosters. but are these ones roosters I think their hens but there crowing like a rooster please help[​IMG][/IMG]
     

  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member 9 Years

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    [​IMG] The bird in the foreground is a cockerel - 100%
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockwit Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - you have some great advice already from Sourland so I'll just say hello!

    All the best
    CT
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

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    Absolutely a rooster - are others like him?
     

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