New to chicken raising: four 3-4 month old buff orpington hens..or maybe not. :) help: are these he

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by zclight, Dec 7, 2015.

  1. zclight

    zclight Out Of The Brooder

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    my biggest hen crowed today. is she a he? This is Big Mama. "She" crowed today. [​IMG]

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  2. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    The buff is a cockerel. The red one with the large comb also looks to be male.
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    yep, the buff bird is a cockerel.
     
  4. zclight

    zclight Out Of The Brooder

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    awe....Big Mama is a "he"....was hoping Big Mama was just a big mama. :)
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    I agree; Big Mama is a cockerel. Sorry. :eek:(
     
  6. zclight

    zclight Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks for the input! Looks like two of my four are roos. :)
     
  7. Bridebeliever

    Bridebeliever Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oh my crying out loud! But that was adorable! [​IMG]
     
  8. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    You're welcome.
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    sorry nobody seems happy with a rooster verdict
     

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