Male or female?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Aloutsis, Oct 3, 2013.

  1. Aloutsis

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    My young Rhode Island Red has green tail feathers ad already has a comb. But doesn't make any sounds. Pullet or Roo?


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  2. chicken pickin

    chicken pickin Overrun With Chickens

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    Sounds like a roo but we would need to see pics to really give our opinions. And what is its age?
     
  3. Aloutsis

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    Will try to get photos today. Age 5-7 months


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  4. SilkiesForEver

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    At that age it could be a hen..... but still could be a roo. I'm sure the photos will help. [​IMG]
     
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  5. Aloutsis

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  6. Aloutsis

    Aloutsis Out Of The Brooder

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    I was told that these two are around the same age.


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  8. chicken pickin

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    She looks like a point of lay pullet
     
  9. Aloutsis

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    What does "point of lay" mean?


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  10. chicken pickin

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    Meaning she is very close to laying eggs.
     

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