Hens or rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by missbarbara, Sep 17, 2008.

  1. missbarbara

    missbarbara New Egg

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    My chickens are 4 months old. One is a Rhode Island Red and the other an Easter Egger. I thought (hoped) they were both hens, but now, like many other new chicken lovers, I'm not sure. I appreciate if anyone familiar with these breeds can give me specifics to identify their gender. Thank you
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  2. pinkfeather

    pinkfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sorry, I think you have 2 roos. [​IMG] Better get yourself a hen or 20. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  3. mmajw

    mmajw Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Your EE is a Roo the RIR well....... I wouldnt be too quick to judge that one yet

    ETA: Although your RIR does stand quite tall and look a little Rooish
     
    Last edited: Sep 18, 2008
  4. ParkerVA

    ParkerVA Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep, two cockerels!
     

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