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. ADuckOnQuack

    ADuckOnQuack Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Rooster and I agree the other one is a pullet
     
  3. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Comb and wattle development-cockerel.
     
  4. littlegreywolf

    littlegreywolf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Gold one - pullet. White one - cockerel. :)
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    The white one looks like a rooster to me.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    gold pullet - white cockerel
     
  7. Emeralds

    Emeralds New Egg

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    Thanks for the replies folks. Now I'm worried as I've never had a rooster before. :(
     

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