I've been reading the forum for several months now, both before and after I have gotten my chicks. I think this is a great site for prepareing to get chickens and keeping your chickens healthy. I believe I have a rooster but really can't tell. From reading other post I believe I took pictures from good angles and showing it (her) in enough detail. I don't want a rooster so I still have hope that I she is not a he. 5-6 wks old 12 wks old Here is a picture without the flash so you can see the color better.