Lets play the game Hen or Roo

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by ThreeBoysChicks, Apr 12, 2009.

  1. ThreeBoysChicks

    ThreeBoysChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 19, 2007
    Thurmont, MD
    SpeckledHen's Meg's Babies - Rhode Island Red / Orpington Cross with a Blue Orpington Roo (Suede) - 4 Weeks Old
    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    BBS Orpingtons from SpeckledHen - 4 Weeks Old
    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]

    Araucana from HINKJC - 5 Weeks Old
    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    Buff Orpington from HINKJC - 5 Weeks Old
    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
  2. okiehen

    okiehen Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 25, 2007
    Oklahoma
    pic 1 & 2 = 2 roos
    pic 3 4 5 = 2 roos 2 hens
    pic 6 7 = roo
    pic 8 9 = roo
    I may be wrong but thats what I'm seeing based on the combs.
    Will be interesting to see them at about 3 more weeks
     
  3. Chicks R Friends NOT Food

    Chicks R Friends NOT Food Chillin' With My Peeps

    713
    1
    141
    Feb 15, 2009
    Chariho RI
    I am probaby wrong but...
    Group 1: left is roo, right is hen
    Group 2: white looks like a hen
    Group 3: hen
    Group 4: rooster
     
  4. melissastraka

    melissastraka Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 26, 2009
    Hoquiam, WA
    1st pic-Roo on the left, pulletson the right

    2nd pic, 2nd picture-Two in the back are roos, the front left and splash are pullets

    Araucana- is a pullet

    BO-I would say its a pullet but there isnt a good shot of the wattles. Most of my BO's have large combs but you can tell by the wattles for sure.

    This is my 5 week old BO. you can see how big his features are.

    [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by