Is this a Roo or not???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by NapaSanFranChickenRaiser, Apr 28, 2007.

  1. About a month old...

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    Guesses?
     
    Last edited: Apr 28, 2007
  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Hmmmmmmm, I would have to say a roo. What breed is it?
     
  3. Well, here is the mystery... I purchased 25 rare and exotic hens and also purchased some Pearl White Leghorns hens from McMurray... A bunch arrived DOA...

    This one looks like a Pearl, but if it is, it was sexed as a female. If this is a roo, then it should be the bonus rare and exotic thrown in when you purchase 24.

    Neil
     
  4. 4H kids and mom

    4H kids and mom Cooped Up

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    Hmm...maybe its one of those "rare" sexing mistakes? It looks like the other white ones you have, and compared to them I'd guess its a roo. But I couldn't tell you what breed. However, if I had to guess I'd say its a Leghorn roo. If he is, you should name him FogHorn! LOL [​IMG]

    I looked at all the 'white' chicks at McMurray. Yours most fits a Leghorn roo, IMO.
     
  5. Corey NC

    Corey NC Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They do say they are only 99% correct on sexing, I also ended up having a sexing mistake on one of my Buff Orps but he turned out to be a welcomed adition to my flock even though I didn't intend on him in the first place.
     
  6. Chickens 4Ever

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    Anyone know if this is a roo? I got him/her on March 13, pretty sure....
     

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  7. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    Cockerel.
     
  8. Chickens 4Ever

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    Awesome! My mom doesn't want anymore roosters but I've been hoping this one would be :yesss:
     
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  9. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Always Thankful Premium Member

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    Easter Egger cockerel
     
  10. Chickens 4Ever

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    Yes! Hoping he was a EE
     
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