Jubilee orpington hen or rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Chickadee1982, Aug 28, 2016.

  1. Chickadee1982

    Chickadee1982 Songster

    261
    244
    126
    Aug 21, 2016
    Tallahassee, FL
    Hi!

    I finally got my chickens yesterday. The lady that I got them from said she isn't sure if they're both hens. I took some pictures of them and the one on the right side is taller and has a more reddish comb and wattles. His/her tail feathers are also pointing down. I don't mind having a Roo,just curious!

    [​IMG]

    Aren't they cute? :)
     
    Last edited: Aug 28, 2016

  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Those are pullets. I'd say the bird on the right is a little bit older or possibly just a bit faster maturing than the bird on the left.
     
    1 person likes this.
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    98,526
    54,540
    1,477
    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    both pullets
     
  4. Chickadee1982

    Chickadee1982 Songster

    261
    244
    126
    Aug 21, 2016
    Tallahassee, FL
    Thanks guys!
     
  5. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Crowing

    6,407
    4,912
    329
    Apr 11, 2016
    NW Missouri
    Both pullets. Nice, nice, nice girls!
     

  6. Chickadee1982

    Chickadee1982 Songster

    261
    244
    126
    Aug 21, 2016
    Tallahassee, FL

    Thank you! I love them so dearly! They are as sweet as can be.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by