Roo or hen??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by whychickens2, Mar 19, 2017.

  1. whychickens2

    whychickens2 Chirping

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    I have two golden neck d uccles one is all white. Im starting to think they are Roos..... They are about 5-6m old
    ..any thoughts??

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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Chicken tender Premium Member

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    They are both hens.
     
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  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member 5 Years

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    Both are pullets.....(not hens until one year old [​IMG] )
     
  4. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Chicken tender Premium Member

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    Getting me on a technicality? [​IMG]
     

  5. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member 5 Years

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  6. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Free Ranging 5 Years

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    AGREE with the above, on both issues [​IMG] Pullets
     
  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    Both are females.
     

  8. whychickens2

    whychickens2 Chirping

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    Lol thank you!! I meant pullets. On the white one her face is turning so red i thought for sure she might be a he....
     
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  9. cknluv

    cknluv Hatching

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    Two Isa Browns. Sex linked. Looking to be more white than Brown/red. Are they roo's? 5 weeks approx. [​IMG]
     

  10. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member 5 Years

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    Isa's can be a wide mix of red, brown, and white.
    If those birds don't get a lot redder in the comb and wattles by 6-7 weeks, I'd say they are pullets.
     

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