1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    If you're already a member of our community, click here to login & click here to learn what's new!

Hen or rooster

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

  1. mamadogboden

    mamadogboden New Egg

    1
    0
    7
    May 17, 2016
    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

    63,121
    7,293
    726
    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    [​IMG] The bird in the foreground is a cockerel - 100%
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

    27,102
    10,378
    616
    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    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 Out of the Woods Premium Member

    84,499
    3,781
    646
    Jun 15, 2012
    Washington
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    80,967
    8,058
    766
    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Absolutely a rooster - are others like him?
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by