Male or female RIR?!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by sspears7, Mar 10, 2016.

  1. sspears7

    sspears7 New Egg

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  2. N F C

    N F C eggnog time! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Looks like a rooster to me!
     
  3. can you hear me now?

    can you hear me now? Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Tail feathers give it away. Definitely a male.
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Agreed
     
  5. Birdrain92

    Birdrain92 Overrun With Chickens

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    Rooster. Hackle, saddle, tail and back feathers are what gives him away. Here is a Black Australorp pullet and a Black Australorp cockerel. Notice the differences based on the feathers.
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  6. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    That's a rooster.
     
  7. sspears7

    sspears7 New Egg

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    Both individual boys that I posted are separate. Not the same bird. So if those 2 are male, then I now have 3 males. Lord have mercy.
     
  8. Birdrain92

    Birdrain92 Overrun With Chickens

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    I see three roosters in the last picture.
     
  9. chickenchic11

    chickenchic11 Out Of The Brooder

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