Roo or hen?

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by babygirl774u, Oct 9, 2015.

  1. babygirl774u

    babygirl774u Out Of The Brooder

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    This ameracauna was sold to me as a hen but I'm starting to wonder if it might be a rooster? [​IMG]
     
  2. Peep-Chicken

    Peep-Chicken Overrun With Chickens

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    Hello :frow and welcome to BYC!

    Looks like a rooster to me.
     
  3. Peep-Chicken

    Peep-Chicken Overrun With Chickens

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  4. babygirl774u

    babygirl774u Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks everyone. I'm hoping it is a roo. I have 2 that I'm really sure are hens. I was lucky to get this pic of it bc it's always out in the woods lol
     
  5. steven29128

    steven29128 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a roo. Only time will tell.
    Welcome to Back Yard Chickens ! [​IMG]
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. Your bird is an Easter Egger cockerel. If you haven't done so already, definitely check out our Learning Center at https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center. There is loads of useful information there. Please feel free to ask any specific questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Cheers.
     
  7. mare6567

    mare6567 Out Of The Brooder

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    Looks like a rooster
     
  8. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

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    Congrats, it's a cockerel!
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    You got your wish - it's a boy!!
     
  10. N F C

    N F C just blowing in the wind Premium Member Project Manager

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    He's a good looking boy, nice to see his picture.

    Thanks for joining us!
     

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