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Meet my 4week old BR Rooster

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by NBChickenKeeper, Jun 13, 2016.

  1. NBChickenKeeper

    NBChickenKeeper New Egg

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    I am betting the farm this little she is a he!! [​IMG]
     
  2. ECSandCCFS

    ECSandCCFS Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A little too young to tell for sure, but from the wide white barring, I think your hunch is correct
     
  3. RhodeRunner

    RhodeRunner Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, that is a cockerel. Males in the barred plumage coloration have wider white bars. The females have wider black bars.
     
  4. Sstewart

    Sstewart Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. NBChickenKeeper

    NBChickenKeeper New Egg

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    thanks for the replies everyone, we bought two of the BR's and they are very different from each other already. All our girls 4 in total have little tail feathers, their wing feathers and chest feathers are all much more advanced then the one in the picture so this is another reason I'm saying "it's a boy!!" lol
     

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