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hens or roosters

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by cdunmire66, Jul 23, 2013.

  1. cdunmire66

    cdunmire66 In the Brooder

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    We have 5 white leghorn chickens and one of them is developing a red crown and seems to be dominant over the others (2nd from left). How do I know if this is a rooster?[​IMG]
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Usually when one chicken (when there all the same breed) has a bigger comb than the others it's more likely to be a roo.
     
  3. cdunmire66

    cdunmire66 In the Brooder

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    Since they were not sexed when purchased, it was a gamble. If only 1 of the 5 is a roo, that's ok. They are about 4 months old so I guess we should know soon enough for sure.
     

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