Red roo or pullet

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by my3jsons, Apr 30, 2011.

  1. my3jsons

    my3jsons Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I bought production red pullets but this one I am thinking is a roo.
    My husband doesn't think so. It has larger combs and wattles and is now getting green feathers on it's neck.
    I am not sure about the age. No crowing yet.
    What do you think?
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    The other 8 look like this one:
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  2. spikennipper

    spikennipper Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes without a doubt that is a roo.
     
  3. cafarmgirl

    cafarmgirl Overrun With Chickens

    Cock-a-doodle-doo! [​IMG] You can also see the pointy saddle feathers in front of his tail, soon you'll see the long, stringy hackle feathers coming in.
     
  4. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Yep, there's testosterone in that chicken's veins. And lots of it.
     
  5. langshan_gal

    langshan_gal Out Of The Brooder

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    Absolutely a roo [​IMG]
     

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