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How can I tel if I have a rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by clloyd815, Mar 27, 2017.

  1. clloyd815

    clloyd815 New Egg

    Mar 23, 2017
    Good afternoon!! I have flock of 6 chicks and I am pretty sure one may be a rooster if not two, how exactly can I tell?!
  2. clloyd815

    clloyd815 New Egg

    Mar 23, 2017
    Here is the one. Very mean to all the others also
  3. peopleRanimals2

    peopleRanimals2 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 30, 2015
    Rhode Island
    Hi! You can post pictures here and members will try to tell you. If you don't want to do this, here are some general tips. (Just know, you most likely won't know for sure until they get older. It also depends on the breeds)
    Some general rule of thumbs:
    Roosters feather in later, but their combs develop later and get redder later.
    What breed is the one in the picture, and how old is he/she?
    Have fun with your chicks!
    Last edited: Mar 27, 2017

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