pullet or cockerel

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by christinatata23, Jan 3, 2016.

  1. christinatata23

    christinatata23 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello new to owning chickens. Have a question. [​IMG][/IMG]

    Pullets or cockerels?
     
  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC.

    The blue in the front looks like a pullet. I can't really tell on the other one due to the photo angle.

    For more opinions, please post images of your birds in a new thread in the "What Breed or Gender is This?" forum. If you can get a clear photo of each bird, standing up and from the side, that would be perfect. Additional close ups of the head with the comb and wattle visible, and the saddle/tail areas are welcome too.
     
  3. christinatata23

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    Ok what about these?
     
  4. christinatata23

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  5. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Much better pictures, thank you.

    The other bird is without a doubt a cockerel. The first still looks henny to me in body and comb, but in these pictures I can see some slightly suspicious golden feathers coming out on the body. Can you tell me how old they are?
     
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  6. christinatata23

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    They're 3 months is what I'm told.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard chickens. I agree with Queen Misha. regarding genders.
     
  8. christinatata23

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  9. christinatata23

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  10. christinatata23

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    Couple more pics
     

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