hermaphrodytes!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Campine, Oct 23, 2012.

  1. Campine

    Campine Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Recently culled some young roos and two of them turned out to be hermaphrodytes! With both ovarys and testes, is this totally unusual or what?
     
  2. galanie

    galanie Treat Dispenser No More

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    I've read where chickens are in fact born with both sets, and lose one set as they age. That is interesting that one would be old enough to cull and still have all it's equipment!
     

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