Light Brahma hen or roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Poohb10454, Oct 15, 2013.

  1. Poohb10454

    Poohb10454 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    These were hatched the first week of August, suppose to have all hens but I am not too sure about this one.
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  2. Veer67

    Veer67 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I would say rooster from the coloring and comb. I think you have a Dark Brahma there, not a Light Brahma.
     
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  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    You might want to see if you can get better side pictures, but with that much red in the face/comb/wattles at 11-12 weeks, would guess roo from the head picture.
     
  4. Poohb10454

    Poohb10454 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just realized they were dark, didn't look so dark on the phone. I will get better photos. Veer I have been wondering about why he was different from the other light brahmas they sent in the same shipment
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Dark brahma rooster.
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

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    Looks like cockerel because of the comb + wattles.
     

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