Roo or hen? Surprise from hubby.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by linben, Oct 29, 2011.

  1. linben

    linben Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My husband brought me a surprise from the flea market. [​IMG] He was told it is a hen but I think it looks like a roo with the saddle feathers. It does have a fluffy butt. I only have hens so I don't have the experience to tell. No crow yet. Thanks for your help. Best pictures I could get.


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  2. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    You're right, that's a rooster.
     
  3. technodoll

    technodoll Chillin' With My Peeps

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    1000% boy [​IMG]
     
  4. BigDaddy'sGurl

    BigDaddy'sGurl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yep, technodoll and donrae are right...but the upside is, he is a very pretty EE roo... I'd be happy to have him, so feel free to ship him my way!! [​IMG]
     
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  5. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Yep, EE rooster. No doubt about it.
     
  6. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    Definitely a boy!
     
  7. linben

    linben Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh, poor hubby...he tried [​IMG]. Thanks for the quick response!
     
  8. Little One

    Little One Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The owner was selling him and outright lied? Geez. [​IMG] But he is a handsome guy.
     
  9. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    arent the legs the wrong color to be an ee? 100% roo
     
  10. bloom_ss

    bloom_ss Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yup, that's an EE roo. [​IMG]
     

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