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Houdan and Polish

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by firesprink, Oct 10, 2015.

  1. firesprink

    firesprink Out Of The Brooder

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  2. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    My guess is that the one with the white head is a rooster. They are still too young to say for certain but that's my guess as of now. Love their voices!
     
  3. firesprink

    firesprink Out Of The Brooder

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    My husband thinks the white head (Houdan) is a girly and the Silverlaced Polish is a male... I'm thinking the opposite or both roo's.
    Someone started to try to crow this morning about 6 am. Which means the roo will be rehomed as soon as we can figure out who is doing it. GoPro in the coop until we can figure it out.
    We have two Wyandottes we're keeping separate for now as these guys are still pretty small.
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    They are so darn stinkin' cute, - keep both of them.. I think the polish may be the boy but it's just a guess. Maybe Yorkshire Coop will drop in (raises polish) and give her opinion.
     
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  5. firesprink

    firesprink Out Of The Brooder

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    Well, turns out the Houdan (white head) is definitely a roo.
    He was caught crowing today by both my husband and I.

    Not sure about the Polish yet.

    It's possible that they are both Roo's.
     
  6. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

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    Rooster, I'm sorry to say.
     
  7. firesprink

    firesprink Out Of The Brooder

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    We talked to our neighbors they're being super cool. They say they love them and haven't heard them except when they go out to smoke. They're being extremely supportive. We'll rehome him (or both if the polish is a roo too) but for now they're pretty bonded and can't mix with the big girls yet. Our Wyandotte took a couple good hits at him.
     
  8. gander007

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