Please help--hen or roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Annemal, Aug 12, 2016.

  1. Annemal

    Annemal New Egg

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    Found this little one about a month ago with her sister. The other one died two weeks later. I've always thought this one's a hen until I've been woken up at 6:25 (to the minute) every morning with her bizarre crowing. It's not a cockle-doodle-doo, but a weird horn-like call. She only erupts about 3 times, then is quite for the day. Sweet thing. No aggression, but a bit skittish. Any help is greatly appreciated.
     
  2. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Rooster.
     
  3. Shaunassy

    Shaunassy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I also agree thats a roo. He will need to practice his crow awhile before he masters it. As he gets older it will sound better :)
     
  4. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    A cockerel finding it's crow.
     
  5. Outpost JWB

    Outpost JWB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    X4 on the rooster.
     
  6. HomeSweetFarm

    HomeSweetFarm Just Hatched

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    X5 on the rooster
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  8. Cynthia12

    Cynthia12 Always Grateful Premium Member

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    You have a boy! [​IMG]
     
  9. Janet Lynn

    Janet Lynn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is this 5 week old silkie a roo or a pullet? I posted on the silkie sexing page but no one has answered me. Thank you
     
  10. Janet Lynn

    Janet Lynn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    These are 11 weeks old can anyone tell me if they are both roos?
     

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