How to tell if its a rooster or a hen

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by chickenman111, Sep 18, 2012.

  1. chickenman111

    chickenman111 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I have 13 rhode island reds and 20 dominiques, they are nine weeks old. how can I tell which ones are hens and which ones are roosters.

    P.S. If you can find photos of them that would help

  2. thebanthams

    thebanthams Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 12, 2010
    Safford, Arizona
    They are too young to tell their sex , but keep your eye on the thickest leg and change of tail feathers (roosters) . give them few more weeks you will notice!

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