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Roo or a hen?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by papacoffee, Dec 22, 2015.

  1. papacoffee

    papacoffee Out Of The Brooder

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    I bought 6 black australorps from rual king they was suppose to be pullets. This is them at 8 weeks. I think I have a roo.[​IMG][/IMG][/IMG][/IMG]
     
  2. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes. One in the picture is a rooster as you thought; the one with the larger comb.
     
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  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    I think you're correct.
     
  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Agreed; the top one in the pic with the large comb and wattles is a cockerel. :eek:(
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
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  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    One is a cockerel.
     
  7. KeyFlock

    KeyFlock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The one with a big red comb is a cockerel.
     
  8. papacoffee

    papacoffee Out Of The Brooder

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    I have another question. If I use my black australorp rooster with my Barred rocks, what will I get?
     
  9. enola

    enola Overrun With Chickens

    Sex linked chicks
     
  10. papacoffee

    papacoffee Out Of The Brooder

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    Will they eggs the same as the barred rocks? Thanks for the info.
     

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