male or female?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by FarmGirlNE, May 1, 2008.

  1. FarmGirlNE

    FarmGirlNE Out Of The Brooder

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    wondering if my barred cochin might be a male? just from comparing it to my other 2 cochins. But then it's just a bit older than the other 2 also.

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  2. reallemons1

    reallemons1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It looks like a boy. They are cute. Is that red cochen a frizzle?
     
  3. wjallen05

    wjallen05 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would guess boy but I am new to chickens! I am still trying to figure out what mine are [​IMG]
    He is gorgeous!!!
     
  4. tnkinhunting

    tnkinhunting Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am kinda leaning toward a roo, but not real sure - nice chicks! [​IMG]
     
  5. Frizzledhen

    Frizzledhen Spear Gunnin' Coons

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    If it is 8 weeks old or older, it could very well be a pullet. Under 8 weeks, cockerel.
    Very pretty birds.
     

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