Newbie here! Is this a rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Emeralds, May 24, 2016.

  1. Emeralds

    Emeralds New Egg

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    Hi there, first post here and I need some help sexing this bird..

    I got these 2 chickens last night and was told they are both hens, although the breeder (a kid) wasnt 100% sure..
    They are 8 weeks old. I'm pretty sure the gold bird is a hen but not so sure about the other.

    The feathers around the neck are blunt/rounded at the ends.

    Hope the pics are ok...they are very lively :D

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  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop Premium Member

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    I think you have a cockerel.
     

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