RIR ...am I a Rooster????

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by smleggshack, Apr 26, 2016.

  1. smleggshack

    smleggshack Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 3, 2015
    Sml VA

    My RIR's are suppose to be pullets. They are 9 weeks old and recently have developed red combs and wattles. I keep going back and forth on what they are. It seems like RIR's are the hardest to figure out! With out first Roo we knew and had no doubts by week 5 but these two have me going back and forth. What do yall think????
    Last edited: Apr 26, 2016
  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    It is normal for RIRs to have some level of large comb and wattles, but that is very big and very red. Looks like a young cockerel to me.
  3. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

    Mar 3, 2015
    Looks like a cockerel.

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