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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mswendeu, Jul 15, 2015.

  1. mswendeu

    mswendeu Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I hatched 4 LO chicks in April. Out of 4 I have two left my question is

    Are both of these roo's?
    See the difference in the rear ends?

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  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Given the size and redness of those combs and wattles at that age, they are both cockerels. Sorry. :eek:(
     
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  3. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    At 3 months, I would say yes, they are both roosters even though their backsides look different.
     
  4. Rhodebar Lover

    Rhodebar Lover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree :)
     
  5. mswendeu

    mswendeu Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Omgoodness everything I have hatched or grew to be a rooster except for two lol
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    Agree those are cockerels.
     
  7. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Definitely roosters
     
  8. Roxyfan

    Roxyfan New Egg

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    the one with the tail is the dominant roo and the other one has had its tail feathers pecked off by the dominant roo
     
  9. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah, pretty much my luck as well. Sorry.
     
  10. mjohnson1598

    mjohnson1598 New Egg

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    Can anyone tell me if this is a male or female?
     

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