Oliver Easter Egger Hen or Rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Tabitha345, Aug 10, 2016.

  1. Tabitha345

    Tabitha345 Out Of The Brooder

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    Can anyone tell me if this is a hen or rooster??
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    [​IMG] 85 % certain it is a cockerel. How old is the bird?
     
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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I agree with Sourland and raise him 15%
     
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  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I call.

    cockerel.
     
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  5. Tabitha345

    Tabitha345 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you!
     
  6. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Yeah, that dark shading through the wing is a dead give away for cockerel. Pullets never have that.
     
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