Is there any chance this is not a rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Raen, Dec 15, 2014.

  1. Raen

    Raen Songster

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    I hatched some eggs from a neighbor's barnyard mix of hens August 23, so they're almost 4 months. Every one of them looks to be a roo, but this one...I don't know. The back end looks roo. The front end doesn't have the pointy neck feathers, though. No crowing yet, no behavior that would indicate one way or the other. What do you think? Any chance I might have one girl in the bunch?
     
  2. my sunwolf

    my sunwolf Songster

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    Can't see your photos properly, but I can see pointed, shiny sickle feathers that scream ROOSTER 100%.
     
  3. HighStreetCoop

    HighStreetCoop Songster

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    Sickle feathers = rooster. Hens simply don't get them.
     
  4. Raen

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    Boo. 6 eggs, all boys.
     
  5. HighStreetCoop

    HighStreetCoop Songster

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    Seems to have been the year of the cockerel for a LOT of people. Sorry.
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Definitely a rooster. Sorry. :eek:(
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Sorry, but that is definitiely a rooster.
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    100% rooster.
     
  9. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons

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    What a lovely rooster!
     

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