Rooster or a Hen

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by mommyof4, Aug 16, 2013.

  1. mommyof4

    mommyof4 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello, I have a question and hope someone can help me. I bought some pullets in April they were only 2 weeks old, so now there a little over 4 mths. and one of them is looking like a rooster. they are were supposly a straight run, but... idk... I have a variety of chickens so I have none of same breed to compare, sibling that we did have an animal got when it was around 2 mths. old.. I dont even know what breed he/she is I know what all my other pullets and chicks are but this one. please if any info will be appreciated. Thank you.


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  2. Veer67

    Veer67 Chillin' With My Peeps

    He's a rooster you can tell because he has saddle feathers.
     
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  3. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    That is 100% cockerel.
     
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  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Definitely a cockerel, as he has shiny, pointed saddle and tail feathers.
     
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  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Rooster.
     
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