RIR Pros...Hen? or NOT :(

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by NYRIR, Jun 10, 2010.

  1. NYRIR

    NYRIR Songster

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    These guys are about 8 weeks...here is a pic of a definite roo of the same age..
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    here is the one in question..
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    Thanks for any help [​IMG]
     

  2. caseyleah

    caseyleah In the Brooder

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    It looks like a pullet to me, I have a 5 week RIR pullet, or what looks like a pullet, comb is still small and yellow.
     
  3. MikasGirl

    MikasGirl Songster

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    i vote girl, but must admit I am not a RIR expert
     
  4. NYRIR

    NYRIR Songster

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    I THINK it's a hen but the comb and wattles(sp?) are pinker than the other hens and bigger. I personally can't tell by the feathers...not that good yet [​IMG]
     
  5. katdam

    katdam Chirping

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    PULLET..no ? about it....at 8wks the roo's face is completely red and comb and wattles are very obvious.
     
  6. Mandalina

    Mandalina Songster

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    pullet
     
  7. NYRIR

    NYRIR Songster

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] That means out of 12 from a TSC bin...I only picked 4 roos! I was hoping so!
     

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