Hen or Rooster

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by FamilyD, Dec 25, 2014.

  1. FamilyD

    FamilyD New Egg

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    Hello,

    We are new to this forum and to raising chickens. We got 6 baby chicks and they are now about 6 months old (we think). We have are suspicious about 2 of the being roosters. They are both making different loud sounds, yet not your typical rooster sound. They seem to be fighting a lot too...the brown one pecks the neck of the polka dot one. The brown one pecks my kids a lot too which makes them a bit hesitant now to play with them. Appreciate your input on the sex of these two beautiful chickens. Thank you.[​IMG]
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  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Those both appear to be roosters.
     
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    They both look like males to me, too.
     
  4. Ol Grey Mare

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

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    A couple of cockerels there - sorry.
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Two roosters for sure. Sorrry. :eek:(
     
  6. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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    I agree with the above posters.
     
  7. FamilyD

    FamilyD New Egg

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    Thank you~
    I'm sad to have to say goodbye to them and that our 6 will soon be 4....but am grateful for the community support here.

    Merry Christmas.
     
  8. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    WELCOME TO BYC AND MERRY CHRISTMAS!

    You defiantly have some handsome roosters!
     

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