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Roo or Hen that is the question :-)

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by clifford258, Sep 5, 2013.

  1. clifford258

    clifford258 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hey folks i hatched this chick on June 8th 2013. Now it sorta looking to be a roo but i am still not certain any tips???? What do you think it is :)?
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    I mean the tail looks like maybe a roo tail im just not good at this!!
     
  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Rooster. Hens don't have long, pointed tail feathers (they're called sickles), or pointed saddle feathers (feathers near the base of the tail). Your chick has both of these features.
     
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Agree, looks like you have a roo, with all those boy feathers that seem to be coming in.
     

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