Roo or pullet?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Frogdogtimestwo, Jul 1, 2008.

  1. Frogdogtimestwo

    Frogdogtimestwo Chillin' With My Peeps

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  2. lurky

    lurky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The lighter one should be the rooster from what i understand.
     
  3. Frogdogtimestwo

    Frogdogtimestwo Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. Frogdogtimestwo

    Frogdogtimestwo Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. dangerouschicken

    dangerouschicken Will Barter For Coffee

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    Well, as you know, the light ones are roos. That's the only way to tell until they get bigger. Gotta watch for those combs and waddles to turn a deeper red. I think they are still a little young to tell for Marans.
     
  6. Frogdogtimestwo

    Frogdogtimestwo Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. jenjscott

    jenjscott Mosquito Beach Poultry

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    better pics would help. Mine are 5 weeks and I can tell the difference.
     
  8. Frogdogtimestwo

    Frogdogtimestwo Chillin' With My Peeps

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