Rooster or hen...help

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by xpiper1044, Oct 5, 2016.

  1. xpiper1044

    xpiper1044 Just Hatched

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  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Age and full body shot?
     
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  3. stewandhisgirls

    stewandhisgirls Just Hatched

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    I think Roo based on hackle feathers..they look pointy. A shot of the tail would help tho.
     
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  4. xpiper1044

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    [​IMG] he or she is about 20 weeks started crowing this morning
     
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  5. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    That's a black sexlink cockerel.
     
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  6. xpiper1044

    xpiper1044 Just Hatched

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    [​IMG]it is actually both of these that I am wondering about. New to having chickens
     
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  7. stewandhisgirls

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    I think both are roos but hard to see the back one.
     
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  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Mixed breed males.
     
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  9. summerb123

    summerb123 Overrun With Chickens

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    i agree!
     
  10. stewandhisgirls

    stewandhisgirls Just Hatched

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    Relatively new to chickens but got 6 barred rock roos this year.. how can you tell the difference between a black sex link and a pure barred rock. Probably sounds like a silly question but want to learn :)
     

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