Is this a rooster or hen?!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by klynnj9, Jul 26, 2014.

  1. klynnj9

    klynnj9 In the Brooder

    23
    0
    22
    Jul 26, 2014
    [​IMG]


    Okay so I got this "hen" at an auction and was told it was a hen. We today I heard it making a rooster call. So now I am confused. Can anyone tell me what it is? Deff sounds like a rooster now but does not have any spikes. Was also told it is a black copper maran.
     
  2. familyfarm1

    familyfarm1 Crowing

    6,322
    289
    317
    Jun 9, 2013
    Northern Virginia
    Welcome to BYC [​IMG].
    Looking like a rooster to me.
     
  3. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Songster

    2,615
    65
    248
    May 1, 2009
    the edge of insanity
    :welcome

    Definitely a rooster. Sorry. :oops:
     
  4. klynnj9

    klynnj9 In the Brooder

    23
    0
    22
    Jul 26, 2014
    Thanks!! Just want to know lol!
     
  5. klynnj9

    klynnj9 In the Brooder

    23
    0
    22
    Jul 26, 2014
    [​IMG]

    What about this one [​IMG]
     
  6. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

    11,000
    491
    328
    Jun 1, 2009
    Ohio
    Rooster..
     
  7. familyfarm1

    familyfarm1 Crowing

    6,322
    289
    317
    Jun 9, 2013
    Northern Virginia
    Sorry again. It's roo looking[​IMG]
     
  8. klynnj9

    klynnj9 In the Brooder

    23
    0
    22
    Jul 26, 2014
    [​IMG]

    Is this silkie a male or female! Just for it from auction. Was told it's a hen.
     
  9. keesmom

    keesmom Crowing

    9,336
    2,411
    421
    Jul 28, 2008
    MA
    It's a cockerel.
     
  10. klynnj9

    klynnj9 In the Brooder

    23
    0
    22
    Jul 26, 2014
    How can you tell?
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: