please tell me these rhode island reds are females...??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Debs55, Apr 9, 2012.

  1. Debs55

    Debs55 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I know the brown leghorn is a rooster but is this rhode island red female?
    all of my rhode island reds have very small tannish combs
  2. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    The bird in the foreground looks like a pullet. No comb or wattle development. However, she is a production red. She's very light and rusty. She'll be a great layer, no doubt, if she's a female.
    Last edited: Apr 9, 2012
  3. Debs55

    Debs55 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I'll go take some better pictures real quick :) that might help. thank you!
  4. Debs55

    Debs55 Chillin' With My Peeps

    sorry for the poor quality and my brown leghorns wanted their pictures taken too :)[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
  5. roosterjrm

    roosterjrm Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 21, 2012
    U got pullets
  6. BlueCamas

    BlueCamas Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 25, 2011
    Milwaukie, Oregon
    They are Production Reds, not RIR. Pullets as well [​IMG]
  7. Debs55

    Debs55 Chillin' With My Peeps

    ok thank you very much! I was just worried because I got 10 of them and 10 brown leghorns at the same time that were all supposed to be pullets and 5 of the brown leghorns ended up being roosters

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