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Need help about sex and type

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by hunt2427, Apr 29, 2016.

  1. hunt2427

    hunt2427 New Egg

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    What kind of chicken is this?
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    Is this a rooster or hen?
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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Runs With Chickens Premium Member

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    Both are hens, the first is either an Easter eggers or a blue Americana, the second is a barred rock.
     
  3. hunt2427

    hunt2427 New Egg

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    How can you tell if it is a rooster or hen?
     
  4. Wilebaum

    Wilebaum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How old are they?
     
  5. hunt2427

    hunt2427 New Egg

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    The barred rock is around 9 months and the other one which I guess is Easter egger is unknown
     
  6. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Runs With Chickens Premium Member

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    Roosters are feathered differently than hens, roosters have saddle feather and hackle feathers, hens do not.
     
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  7. Wilebaum

    Wilebaum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pullets.
     

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