Is this RIR a roo???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by hdgarrett85, Aug 3, 2016.

  1. hdgarrett85

    hdgarrett85 New Egg

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    Ok is the chicken on the right a rooster? The chicken on the left beside it is from the same hatch and is the same age. It def acts the most dominant but has not made a single roo sound nor do I see any Spurs. They are a little over 4 months old. Obviously no eggs have been laid by "it".
     
  2. JaeG

    JaeG Overrun With Chickens

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    If it was a rooster I'd expect to see some rooster-ish hackle and saddle feathers and there's not even the hint of any there. It could be a pullet that's developing faster and will be the first to give you an egg. It definitely has a huge comb and wattles though!
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Females can have spurs too.
     
  4. summerb123

    summerb123 Overrun With Chickens

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    lol its a pullet
     
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