hen or rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by millerfarm1157, Mar 4, 2017.

  1. millerfarm1157

    millerfarm1157 New Egg

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    We though we had all hens, but noticed as we were sorting today that one of our year old buff Orpingtons is larger, and has a bigger comb and wattle. [​IMG]

    Here is a hen the same age
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  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Looks like a hen - can you post a profile picture ?
     
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  3. KHoward

    KHoward Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It looks like a hen from the picture. A full body picture would be better to see the hackles, saddle, or sickle feathers. I suppose the obvious question is "is it crowing"?
     
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  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    At a year old, there should be quite obvious differences if it's a rooster. It looks like a hen from what I can see, but I agree we need a full body pic.
     
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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    need full body profile picture
     
  6. millerfarm1157

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    [​IMG]

    Here is the full body side view... Hen??
     
  7. Minnowey

    Minnowey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Definitely a hen. She's just got a big comb and wattles.[​IMG]
     
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  8. Ol Grey Mare

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

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    All hen! A lovely looking lady at that.
     
  9. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Hen.

    some ladies are simply more endowed than others [​IMG]
     

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