Is There A Roo Among Us?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jennh, Sep 18, 2011.

  1. jennh

    jennh Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 21, 2007
    These chicks were hatched July 29-30. They are a BJG X cochin, BJG X RIR, or BJG X Americauna. I'm not sure about the two. My BCM had hatched out 4 of four eggs, two RIRs, one Bl Cochin, and one Americauna. One died a couple of days after hatching. It was healthy, I don't know what happened. Anyway, I have these three left. Any idea as to sexes? I'm thinking (hoping) tow pullets and one roo. Any guesses? Sorry, these are the best pics I could get.

  2. mochicken

    mochicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 27, 2011
    NW Missouri
    need closer pics of their faces, look like pullets but hard to tell from far off.
  3. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 2, 2011
    Knee Deep
    the one on the feed dish in all the pics looks like a roo with that red comb
  4. jennh

    jennh Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 21, 2007
    That's what I was thinking, too. Also, that one acts more "roo-ish" than the other two.
  5. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Aug 30, 2007
    New York State
    My Coop
    I think you're probably right. The one on the feed dish appears to be a cockerel.

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