Roos?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by acovey24, Mar 26, 2016.

  1. acovey24

    acovey24 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have 6 cuckoo Marans that are suppose to be pullets. We all know how that goes. I believe 2 are Roos! Anyone have an opinion? They are 5 weeks old now, will be 6 weeks on Wednesday. If I keep a Marans rooster and Breed to my Ameracuanas will they still make an olive egger, since he is a cuckoo Marans? Thanks for any and all responses.
     
  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Looks like two cockerels to me.
     
  3. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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    I see at least two, the blurry ones also look kinda like cockerels. Could you get better pictures?
     
  4. Gillibean0115

    Gillibean0115 Out Of The Brooder

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    I see ones that's definitely a roo
     
  5. acovey24

    acovey24 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  6. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    That Marans is definitely a cockerel. I think a few of the Easter Eggers are cockerels too. I see dark red on the shoulders...
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree
     
  8. acovey24

    acovey24 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Dark red on the shoulders?
     
  9. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Also known around here as 'red patches of death'. Almost always a sure sign of a cockerel.
     
  10. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    The Marans in the back looks like a cockerel. I think the EE in front of him is also male. can you get a comb shot of that bird?
     

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