Is this a hen or rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by lmatocq, Sep 1, 2016.

  1. lmatocq

    lmatocq New Egg

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    This chicken is 2-3 years old and doesn't really crow (may have tried very quietly a few times) and doesn't lay eggs. I say it's a rooster but my husband thinks its a hen. Any thoughts? [​IMG]
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    Thanks so much!
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Chicken tender Premium Member

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    It looks to be an older black sex link hen, she probably has quit laying as they often do.
     
  3. Alexandra33

    Alexandra33 Overrun With Chickens

    I agree, definitely a hen. It seems that production breeds burn themselves out early. [​IMG]

    ~Alex
     
  4. AustralorpsAU

    AustralorpsAU Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep hen it is
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
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