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Plymouth Rock - what sex are these two?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by AnnabelBe, Feb 11, 2016.

  1. AnnabelBe

    AnnabelBe New Egg

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    Hi everyone,

    My Plymouth Rock chickies are nearly 12 weeks old and I think I've got a roo and pullet... What do you think??

    Thanks
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  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    At under 12 weeks old, those are both cockerels.
     
  3. Eps32

    Eps32 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ya I agree looks like you have two Roos. I raise barred rocks. And the lighter coloring gives them away most of the time. Plus the first ones tail feathers scream Roo.
     
  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Yep, both cockerels. Sorry. :eek:(
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    sorry, both are cockerels.
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Cockerels
     
  7. AnnabelBe

    AnnabelBe New Egg

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    Thanks for your replies! Oh well... There's still room for two :) the one at the back is smaller, smaller comb, had dark legs as a chick and no tail feathers at the moment which is why I thought he was a she... Wishful thinking maybe?!! its my first time owning this breed...they are so friendly!
     
  8. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    The one in back might have a smaller comb, but it's just as red. Pullets don't even start turning pink until after 14 weeks old.
     
  9. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Both are cockerels.
     
  10. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Yup, those are males.
     

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