Is my chick a rooster?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by chicken14, Feb 24, 2017.

  1. chicken14

    chicken14 Out Of The Brooder

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    I recently bought 6 chicks. I think one of my rir chicks is a rooster. All the other chicks tail feathers are very noticeable. Even a chick that is younger than it. The ride chicks are about 3 weeks I think. I've read that roosters tail feathers take longer than the hens to grow. He has a couple but no where near as much as the others. [​IMG]
     
  2. chicken14

    chicken14 Out Of The Brooder

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    he/she is on the right with the others chicks.
     
  3. Eps32

    Eps32 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Too young to tell and not a good enough pic
     

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