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pullet or roo ?????

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jayke563, Mar 24, 2016.

  1. jayke563

    jayke563 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 21, 2015
    Northern Massachusetts
    hello I have a barred rock it is 13 weeks old and I can't tell if it's a hen or a roo the tail feathers curve alittle and the hackles are kinda pointy not much and it seems to have little saddle feathers but the comb in not red at all!! very very little wattle development and the face isn't red at all I'll post a pic [​IMG]
  2. TillyPeeps

    TillyPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 13, 2015
    Central PA
    If she is a PURE barred rock, then girl for sure. Male barred rocks have two barring genes while females only have one, so boys have more white than black and girls have more black than white. However, if she is not a pure breed, then this rule doesn't apply.
  3. Justino

    Justino ♪♫ Rockin' Rooster ♪♫

    Dec 21, 2007
    going with a young...wait for it....LADY! DING DING DING

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