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male or female?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Citychicken12, Jul 23, 2016.

  1. Citychicken12

    Citychicken12 Out Of The Brooder

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    Can i get some opinions on breed and sex please.[​IMG]
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    MALE or FEMALE? 2 months old
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Black Breasted Red Old English game bantam cockerel and a cochin cross cockerel - both male.
     
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  3. Citychicken12

    Citychicken12 Out Of The Brooder

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    :( the place where I got the black one just answered email. It supposed to be a black copper Maran pullet :( super sad, I really wanted dark eggs. I was starting to suspect because it is so much bigger than any pullet I have ever had........
     
  4. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Very likely it is a Maran, but it is a cockerel. The heavy leg feathering misled me a bit.
     
  5. Citychicken12

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    It might end up being a mean sucker. I reached my hand in the pen and it Ruffles its neck feather and pecked and jumped at my hand. At 2 months!!!!!! :( :( :( why can't he be a good boy like the bantam
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Mean roosters taste great.
     
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  7. Citychicken12

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    I can't kill any of my chickens. I know it sounds dumb to a lot of people but I just can't do it. I just keep them for eggs. I will have to rehome him and wherever he ends up .... Can eat him if they want.
     
  8. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Warn anyone who takes him. Such roosters can cause harm especially to small children.
     
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    I will make sure to do that. I have a small child and I don't want anyone getting hurt. That's probably why he can't stay. I will keep the game bantam though
     
  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree with Sourland - cockerels.
     

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