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Little Red Hen... and matching rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by DebraGuittar, Sep 16, 2016.

  1. DebraGuittar

    DebraGuittar Just Hatched

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    Here is my new little red hen. I bought her with this rooster. What are they? I'm not choosy on breeds, but I already have to explain "my little brown terrier mix." Any ideas?
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    He is on the left. She's on the right. Both are the "center" birds.
     
  2. DebraGuittar

    DebraGuittar Just Hatched

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    Pictures posted vertically. His is the top picture.
     
  3. ECSandCCFS

    ECSandCCFS Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The hen is probably either a buff orp or golden comet. The roo may be RIR, but his coloration shown in the second pic isn't quite right for that.
     
  4. DebraGuittar

    DebraGuittar Just Hatched

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    The second picture is the hen. Here's a closer look at her. He is the top picture. [​IMG]
    This is a hen? Right?
     
  5. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Both are cockerels. And both are mixed breeds.
     
  6. DebraGuittar

    DebraGuittar Just Hatched

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    Thanks! I didn't really want the extra roosters, but I'm ok as long as there is no bullying on the playground. Brings me to my next bird.... because now I need to know.....Hen or rooster? Supposed to be a Black Copper Marans hen.

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  7. DuckGirl77

    DuckGirl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a hen to me.
     
  8. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Female. A male would have the dark red on the shoulders.
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree with junebuggena's replies
     
  10. DebraGuittar

    DebraGuittar Just Hatched

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    You guys are awesome! Thanks! Just checking some more..... hens?
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