hen or rooster

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by henrytherooster, Sep 2, 2014.

  1. henrytherooster

    henrytherooster In the Brooder

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    this is a black australorp can anybody help me figure this out im still new at this. i can post more pictures if needed
     

  2. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Songster

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    With just a head shot, this looks like a hen. How old is she?
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    If it's older than 6ish weeks (and it does appear to be), then it's pretty much a hen. But age and profile pics are always best for sexing birds.
     
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    Looks like a hen to me.
     

  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    I think that you have a hen.
     

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