Hi Im haveing problems

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Chickensrock123, Oct 6, 2014.

  1. Chickensrock123

    Chickensrock123 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have people saying these two are both Roosters and I have people saying ones a rooster and ones a hen Can anyone tell me if they are or not
     
  2. mightymax

    mightymax Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You might have better luck finding out if you post in the 'What gender or breed is this' category. Just go to where you first found this thread and scroll down a ways, it should be right there! At a glance I'd say that the one on the right is definitely a roo and the one on the left...??? Might have to wait to see if it drops and egg or not...lol !!!
     
  3. Chickensrock123

    Chickensrock123 Out Of The Brooder

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    well i just had someone tell me they wasnt both roosters i thought they where thats why in wondering if im right or not
     
  4. Toddrick

    Toddrick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know nothing of the breeds, but the one on the right has a single long feather sticking up from its rear, which is a classic rooster trait. Also, his neck feathers look longer/ornate. Can't tell on the left one at all, since I'm not that experienced, and it isn't a good photo of him, but I see a black rooster behind him :).
     
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  5. Ol Grey Mare

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

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    This is not the best photo for such a determination - but both appear to be cockerels from what can be seen. Side profile shots showing each bird tip-to-tail would be helpful.
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Both of them look like cockerels to me.
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    I agree.
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Pretty sure they're both roosters. Can be positive if you tell us how old, and give profile shots.
     
  9. Sunshine0235

    Sunshine0235 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Both look like roosters from this angle
     
  10. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Since your photo doesn't show the back end of the one on the left well (the one on the right is male), look at this male trait in my photos, though a different breed. Pointy fringe of saddle feathers is always male. Always. If yours has that, it's a cockerel.

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