Is Honey a Hen or a Rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mywalrus, Nov 11, 2011.

  1. mywalrus

    mywalrus New Egg

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    This is my Buff Oprington Honey. She is about 6 months old and has not start laying (got her in July along with four others) who also are not laying yet. Someone told my husband yesterday after they saw her that she was a Rooster....any

    thoughts?

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  2. Highlander

    Highlander Tartan Terror

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    rooster for sure.
     
  3. mywalrus

    mywalrus New Egg

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    How can I tell? She/he doesn't crow but is more aggressive around the rest of them. But my eleven year-old is able to pick her/him up easily.
     
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  4. JPinVT

    JPinVT Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh yeah - that's a boy!
     
  5. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    In the first picture you can see the pointy saddle feathers near the tail.
     
  6. mywalrus

    mywalrus New Egg

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    One more picture....

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  7. EastCoastSilkies

    EastCoastSilkies Out Of The Brooder

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    Roo
     
  8. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

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    ROOSTER-hackle and saddle feathers are a dead giveaway...
     
  9. yankeedoodle300

    yankeedoodle300 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pretty Chicken! BO By the looks!

    I am pretty sure it's a roo, By the Tail feathers/Comb/ Chicken guts.
     
  10. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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