Naked Neck Rooster or Hen?

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by needageekette, Nov 29, 2014.

  1. needageekette

    needageekette Out Of The Brooder

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  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! How old is it?
     
  3. needageekette

    needageekette Out Of The Brooder

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    17 weeks old - acts like a rooster, however doesn't crow. He/she was my surprise chick from McMurray. Any opinions?
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    I'm guessing it's a rooster. The comb and wattles look awfully big at that age to be a pullet.
     
  5. needageekette

    needageekette Out Of The Brooder

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    That is what I was afraid of. I got 4 roosters out of 17 in an all pullet order. Oh well, he is really sweet. I need to rehome a couple of them
     
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  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Yeah, sometimes that happens :/
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    seems to happen too often in all pullet orders - I thought their sexers were experts.
     
  8. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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  9. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    [​IMG] glad you decide to join us. A very unique looking Chicken.
     
  10. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG] We're glad to have you.

    Your bird looks like a cockerel to me, but a full-body shot would be helpful.
     

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