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my rhode island red, a hen or a rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by HannahinOly, Sep 2, 2013.

  1. HannahinOly

    HannahinOly Chirping

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    Out of all my little ones, she is my sweetheart! I want so badly for her to be a hen- so please someone, tell me she is!

    First time chicken owner.

    Here's my girl! My sweet little Petunia

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  2. Whittni

    Whittni Crowing

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    I want to say she's a boy. However, there's still a hen body shape, at least for now.
     
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    That is a lot of red on the face for a girl, how old is the chick?
     
  4. HannahinOly

    HannahinOly Chirping

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    She's 6 weeks or perhaps 7
     
  5. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

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    I'm guessing Cockerel.
     
  6. cafarmgirl

    cafarmgirl Crowing

    Sorry but with those pink wattles and comb at that age, it's most likely a little roo.
     
  7. HannahinOly

    HannahinOly Chirping

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    Sigh. I knew it!!! So sad
     

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