Pullet or rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by ChickenAcres, Sep 2, 2016.

  1. ChickenAcres

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    This 9 weeks old barred Rock has a comb redder than the other ones. Do you think it may be a rooster?
     
  2. 0wen

    0wen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a pullet to me...
     
  3. Alexandra33

    Alexandra33 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Pullet!

    ~Alex
     
  4. 0wen

    0wen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here is an example of barring differences in pullets in cockerels. Below left is one of my barred rock bantam pullets. Opposite her, below right, is a barred rock bantam cockerel.

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  5. ChickenAcres

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    Perfect! I was hoping for a pullet.
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Pullet.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    pullet
     
  8. AustralorpsAU

    AustralorpsAU Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep pullet. Generally barred rock roo's are lighter than the hens
     

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