Please tell me I have a rooster!!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Cara, Mar 7, 2008.

  1. Cara

    Cara Songster

    Aug 30, 2007
    Here are the chicks I hatched from Cynthia's eggs, and some from Catalpa last Thanksgiving. They're 3-4 months old. I don't see a rooster amongst them, but please tell me you do! The one with the longer wattles is the same one as in the last picture.

  2. LinckHillPoultry

    LinckHillPoultry Songster

    Jan 17, 2008
    I say...

    dun dun dun...

    edited to say there's no roosters!

    Duh accidentally put no hens.

    Psh. I'ma idiot!
    Last edited: Mar 7, 2008
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    The middle one has pretty large wattles, but hard to say unless I can see the saddle feathers better. Let me save the pic and see if I can lighten it up and zoom in on that area, okay?
    I did and you could have a slow developing cockerel or fast developing pullet, LOL. Here's a pic of Suede at 12 weeks old, then at 13 weeks, to compare. From their dad's picture, I'd say you probably have a fast developing pullet:
    Last edited: Mar 7, 2008
  4. Critter Crazy

    Critter Crazy Songster

    Apr 19, 2007
    Binghamton, NY
    Looks like all hen to me!
  5. hinkjc

    hinkjc Crowing

    Jan 11, 2007
    I only see hens too, but I turn a blind eye to roos. lol That one is either a super fast developing hen or a super slow developing roo.

  6. chickenlover210

    chickenlover210 Songster

    Jan 28, 2008
    the Usa
    did you hatch and they all came to be hens? [​IMG]
    If you did ur lucky
  7. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    hey Cara.....send some of your pullet power to the rest of us!!
  8. Hope0491

    Hope0491 Songster

    Jan 30, 2007
    Quote:I second that!! lol..

    and yes, looks like all hens to me!
    Danggggg, you're Good!! heh!

  9. Cara

    Cara Songster

    Aug 30, 2007
    I want a rooster though [​IMG] LOL That one in the middle is the same one as in the other two pictures. The tail or lack of says pullet to me:(
  10. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Well actually, Suede was the one with no tail for the longest time-it got to be a joke around BYC. The girls had tails and he didn't. Here's Suede maybe slightly older than yours:

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