Hens/Roos

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mon2405, Nov 23, 2016.

  1. mon2405

    mon2405 New Egg

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    Hi everyone!

    Please could you have a look at my photos and let me know if you think my new babies are hens or roos? I'm a relatively new crazy chook lady! :)

    Thanks

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  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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  3. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under mon2405 [​IMG] Welcome!

    I would take a guess at the gender of your hens but it would be just that, a guess; I have enough trouble with my own half of the time [​IMG]

    As CTKen suggests, try the 'What Breed or Gender' forum where they are lots of experienced people able to assist.

    I hope you enjoy BYC; not only is it overflowing with lots of useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun. Unlike non chicken loving friends, family and colleagues, BYC’ers never tire of stories or pictures about chickens, turkeys, duck, quail, Peas and pretty much any other feathered and non feathered friends [​IMG]
     
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  4. JaredCrue

    JaredCrue Out Of The Brooder

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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard chickens. I would have taken a stab at IDing them but, the photos are too dark. Very little contrast between bird & background. If you could take new ones in natural lighting it should be a lot better to work with. The " what breed or gender is this," folks are very good but they can only work with what they see in photos.
     
  6. N F C

    N F C gobble gobble Premium Member Project Manager

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    CTKen has given you a good link for gender identification and drumstick diva makes a good point about the photos.

    Good luck with your flock!
     
  7. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, mon2405, and :welcome! Great to have you aboard! I concur with the above advice so I'll just say best wishes and thank you for joining our community! :yiipchick
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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