is this a pullet or a roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by wanttobefarmer, Jun 7, 2010.

  1. wanttobefarmer

    wanttobefarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When i bought 9 chicks from my local feed store the gave me a chick for free. It is a light brahma and she is now 3 months old. It may be that she looks so different from my other dual purpose chickens, or that she is a rooster. I'm sure at this age i should be able to tell, but i've looked at light brahma hens and roosters on line and at this age i can't tell. Anyone? thanks so much. Also she is just more aggressive than the others and well not my favorite.[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

    Looks like a roo to me.
     
  3. BLaBauve

    BLaBauve Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 14, 2009
    Georgia
    the tail feathers are pointy to me, so i say roo.
     
  4. macmama

    macmama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I can't believe my itty bitty LB chicks will be that size in 3 months. Looks like a roo to me too-- they're hard to tell because roos don't get huge combs, but it looks like he has saddle feathers... any spurs yet? I know LBs are slow to mature.
     
  5. patman75

    patman75 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Roo
     
  6. wanttobefarmer

    wanttobefarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks everyone seems to say roo. Well i have a problem because i have not use for a rooster and i definetly don't want any brahma crosses. Any suggestions?
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  7. Finn's Mom

    Finn's Mom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Look on managing my flock. Lots of ideas for re-homing and etc. This looks like a rooster compared to my hen -- those legs!
     

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