Is this a Roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by MelissaTXRn, Aug 20, 2013.

  1. MelissaTXRn

    MelissaTXRn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] the back one!
     
  2. MelissaTXRn

    MelissaTXRn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone???
     
  3. Pele

    Pele Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't see any signs of rooster in it. Do you have a full picture of it?
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    I think that it is a rooster. From what I can see, the crest feathers are kind of pointy, and the crest just looks like a male Polish's crest to me. However, could you get a closer photo of the crest, and a side profile picture?
     
  5. Mathew544

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    Looks like a rooster from that angle based on the crest (feathers on the head), but a straight on pic would be easier to identify. Females and Male polish chickens have very different crest shapes.
     
  6. MelissaTXRn

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    She sent me this one too. These are not mine.

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  7. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    I think its a rooster.
     
  8. MelissaTXRn

    MelissaTXRn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks. I do too, but I was guessing.
     
  9. Mathew544

    Mathew544 Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm gonna say hen based on the new picture.
     
  10. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    that's a hen, here's a picture of one of my silver laced polish hens (spurs and all)
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