Meet Roux & Oreo *PICS*

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by CoopDelisle, May 8, 2008.

  1. CoopDelisle

    CoopDelisle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay. I am sure our Roux is a cockerel. Oreo probably is too, but the comb is really different and I am not sure yet. What do ya'll think? The first couple of pics are Roux, the next ones are Oreo, and the last ones are our other chicken, Stella. She really thinks she is one of them--tries to eat with them, dust bathes with them, and even hunts crickets for them, and runs ahead to the coop all excited when we are bringing the prize insect to them![​IMG]

    Roux (white on left) and Oreo (White on right) notice combs:

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    Oreo:
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    The Other Chicken:

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  2. mmajw

    mmajw Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have some that look like that too and they are hens. What do their tails look like?
     
  3. CoopDelisle

    CoopDelisle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here you go...the first two pics are another EE comb and tail, and then Oreo's. Oh, and the chicks are seven and a half weeks old.

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    And Stella's tail:

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  4. mmajw

    mmajw Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 31, 2008
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    First one looks like a hen, second one looks like a Roo. Dont get rid of him or seperate him until you know for sure though.

    Third.... Ummmmm never seen that breed of chick before...lol [​IMG]
     
  5. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Both white EEs are roos. Very pretty too.

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  6. CoopDelisle

    CoopDelisle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for your observations!
     

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