Roos???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Mheitor, Apr 7, 2016.

  1. Mheitor

    Mheitor Out Of The Brooder

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    I got these two cuties about 3 weeks from a straight run. I'm pretty sure the one closest to the camera is a Roo. It's bigger on overall size and the comb is bigger and pinker, but doesn't seem to by feathering out as fast as the other. I think they are both Roos but I'm hoping the smaller of the two is a hen. Any thought??[​IMG]
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Both do appear to be male. Were they marked as a specific breed? I ask as they could be barred rock males or they could be male black sex links (if they were marked sex links, or black star, etc then they are definitely male as in those chicks male and female feather out entirely different colors with males being barred)
     
  3. Mheitor

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    They were cuckoo Marians
     
  4. Mheitor

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    Well the one with the big red comb and wattles crowed today!! Still have my fingers crossed that the other is a hen!
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    hope it will be a pullet for you [​IMG]
     
  6. Mheitor

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    I got very lucky. I got one Roo and one hen! That's my Roo Bruno. [​IMG]
     

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