Mixed breed: male or female?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by SashaCross, Nov 21, 2015.

  1. SashaCross

    SashaCross New Egg

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    My chicken is 2 months old as of today. He or she acts like a hen but started crowing today. I would really love to know the gender is. The chicken is kept in the house if that makes a difference. Please help me out with the gender. It would be greatly appreciated.
     
    Last edited: Nov 21, 2015
  2. StarMeKritten

    StarMeKritten Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sorry, definitely a cockerel. Pullets don't have big red combs like that until they are much closer to laying age.
     
  3. SashaCross

    SashaCross New Egg

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    Ok thanks for your help.
     
  4. SashaCross

    SashaCross New Egg

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    Would it matter if the father was a cochin and barnevelder mix and the mother was a pure australorp?
     
  5. rebrascora

    rebrascora Overrun With Chickens

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    No difference. I think perhaps you are in denial. At 2months old with a comb that big and red and it's started crowing, there is no doubt I'm afraid, that is a cockerel!.
     
  6. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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  7. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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    100% Cockerel. [​IMG]
     
  8. SashaCross

    SashaCross New Egg

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    Ok thanks
     
  9. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Cockerel.
     
  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    definitely Cockerel
     

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