Male or female?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by hfrey, Nov 16, 2015.

  1. hfrey

    hfrey Out Of The Brooder

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    So I have been incubating chickens for my science fair project, so far everything is kinda going well. I have a separate chicken coop from my older chicken coop so when the babies grow out of the broader I can put them in this chicken coop without worrying about the older ones. My first two babies are 2 months today and I was going to put them with the older chickens but have noticed that their combs are pretty large, if they are males I need to get rid of them seeing that I have a rooster, but if they are females I will put them in the coop. What do you guys think? I say both Roos... [​IMG][/IMG][/IMG]
     
  2. hfrey

    hfrey Out Of The Brooder

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  3. hfrey

    hfrey Out Of The Brooder

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    Anyone?
     
  4. lomine

    lomine Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sorry I can't help with answering but you might try posting your question in the Chicken Breeds > What breed or gender is this? forum.
     
  5. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    Full side shots would help, though I am sure the red is a cockerel. I suspect the barred is as well.
     
  6. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Both look male, but full shots will help confirm.
     
  7. orion141

    orion141 Out Of The Brooder

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    As the others said some full body images would help, but with those red combs and wattles (as well as the relatively large size) at only 8 weeks of age I suspect they are both cockerels.
     
  8. hfrey

    hfrey Out Of The Brooder

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    Sorry, I have been on a cruise and just got back .... Here are some pictures of the full body .. Note that when I let the babies free, the rooster always seems to go after the red baby. [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  9. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Wow, those combs are red! Both male.
     
  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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