Rhode Isl.Red 9wks old

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by lori1169, May 13, 2009.

  1. lori1169

    lori1169 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hen or rooster? Her sister has smaller waddles and comb...new to this so trying to figure out the pic posting on this site..[​IMG]
     
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  2. gel2727

    gel2727 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is the comb on this one more red than your other one? The males comb's get darker red than the females. This one looks like it could be a rooster, but I'm not entirely sure.
     
  3. gel2727

    gel2727 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's a cute picture by the way. [​IMG]
     
  4. hotrod71

    hotrod71 Out Of The Brooder

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    looks like a roo to me
     
  5. ArizonaDesertChicks

    ArizonaDesertChicks Eggstactic for Pretty Eggs

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    Quote:Me too.
     
  6. Redhead Hen

    Redhead Hen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Me too.

    I agree. My pullets don't have anywhere near that color in their combs and waddles.
     
  7. amarook

    amarook Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is my Roo Reggie at 8 weeks.
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    This is him at 10 weeks
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    One of my girls at 10 weeks.
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    Hope that helps! [​IMG]
     
  8. quenston

    quenston Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I say Cocka doodle doo you have a rooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  9. ZooMummzy

    ZooMummzy Queen of the Zoo

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    I say roo too. My RIRs did not have red combs till they were ready to lay.
     
  10. lori1169

    lori1169 Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:I say roo too..thanks everyone who helped!
     

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