Partridge rock knowledge needed

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by hsm5grls, Nov 9, 2007.

  1. hsm5grls

    hsm5grls Songster

    Oct 3, 2007
    I have 4 partridge rock babies 2 weeks old. My question is at what age can you tell the pullets from the cockerels. I have a guess about which one is the roo because one has yellow on either side of it's beak and just looks diff. Is there any way to tell from color?
  2. scgamecock

    scgamecock Songster

    Jan 18, 2008
    Conway SC
    I have three from McMurray and they were suppose to be all pullets. However one turned out to be a roo and he's a really pretty boy.I wouldn't trade him for nothing now.The pullets will feather out faster than the roos so you should be able to tell after about 4 weeks old.Also the color pattern is completely different in between the two.
  3. BantyChickMom

    BantyChickMom Songster

    Sep 25, 2007
    Henderson, NC
  4. scgamecock

    scgamecock Songster

    Jan 18, 2008
    Conway SC
    Check out the picture of my Rooster in another thread.

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