I just purchased these chickens, and not sure if rooster or hen.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by flrn, Jan 7, 2015.

  1. flrn

    flrn Out Of The Brooder

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    I just purchased these two chickens, and was told that one was a hen, and one a rooster. Now I know I should have been more careful, but the owners drove 20 mins to deliver them to me, and it was at night. Not sure what I should have done, but here we are and now I have them. I'm thinking that they are both roosters, and if so hope that it doesn't totally mess with my flock. They are supposed to be 7 months old lite Brahmas. Any guess?

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  2. Eon69nc

    Eon69nc Out Of The Brooder

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    both roosters.
     
  3. cowhlb

    cowhlb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are both roosters. I have one as well!
     
  4. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchaholic Extrordinaire Premium Member

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    I agree, two light brahma roosters.
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Both cockerels. I'd drive them right back.
     
  6. cowhlb

    cowhlb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Those two will be aggressive when they become a bit older. My two with flog you and attack at your feet. I can't go into the pen without a stick.
     
  7. flrn

    flrn Out Of The Brooder

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    Thats what I thought. Darn it!
     
  8. cowhlb

    cowhlb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just see how they do then I would consider rehoming them.
     
  9. flrn

    flrn Out Of The Brooder

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    I've already posted on the local Facebook sites, and on Craigslist. Otherwise I'm going to have to name them baked, and soup lol
     
  10. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchaholic Extrordinaire Premium Member

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    Not necessarily true. I don't have one mean rooster at my place. I had a light brahma rooster as one of my first chickens and he was completely docile.
     
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