I think I may have a few Roos to cull. please help.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chicken truck, Oct 12, 2009.

  1. chicken truck

    chicken truck Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi all! Im kinda new here. I think I have a few roos that where passed off as pullets. I need your opinion. #1. is 6 month yellow buff
    #2. is 4 month RR
    #3. im not shure what it is but it is 4 months also
    pic 3 and 4 are the same chicken.
    Sorry, it has rained for days and they where not up for pics......lol

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  2. WhitehartRabbitry

    WhitehartRabbitry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All roos. Sorry [​IMG]
     
  3. sred98

    sred98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think you're right. [​IMG]

    Shelly
     
  4. chicken truck

    chicken truck Out Of The Brooder

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    Funny thing is not a crow one!
    any idea of the breed of #3?

    Thanks
     
  5. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

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    First one does not look like a male.


    1. Buff Orpington (female)
    2. Production Red (Rhode Island Red male)
    3. Partridge Plymouth Rock (male)
     
  6. obe10

    obe10 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    are you gonna cull them!!! *shocked* if you need to get rid of them give them to a good home or something...
     
  7. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the edge of insanity
    At first I thought that number one was a pullet, but nope. Looking at those feathers... all roos.
     
  8. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

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    Their feathers are wet...please remember to keep that in mind on the first one.

    I'd let her dry off and then take another photo.
     
  9. catdaddyfro

    catdaddyfro Overrun With Chickens

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    1st one is a B.O. hen
    All the others are roos
     
  10. Megs

    Megs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:wouldnt be surprised if its hard to re-home, in my area i cannot GIVE roosters away free as sooo many people try, so re-homeing isnt really an option (i always try), but i generally end up culling extra boys as well.

    first could be a hen, need better photo, others all look male
     
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