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Rooster or Hen?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by ehammybaby, May 20, 2016.

  1. ehammybaby

    ehammybaby New Egg

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    Hi Y'all! My name is Erika...I'm new to chickens, but I do need opinions from you seasoned chicken parents out there! Is my barred rock a Hen or a rooster? Here's periwinkle!
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    Let me know your thoughts! We are in city limits so if she does end up being a "he" I'd like to start looking for a new home!

    Thank you!
     
  2. LRH97

    LRH97 Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! That's a mighty big comb on that little guy. I'd lean towards a roo!
     
  3. DuckGirl77

    DuckGirl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah, looks like a cockerel to me, too.
     
  4. Snowchicken56

    Snowchicken56 Out Of The Brooder

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    With that much white and the large comb, I'd say roo!!
     
  5. ehammybaby

    ehammybaby New Egg

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    Awwwww dang! Thanks guy! I'm going to be sad to see him go, he's my favorite. :/ how long until he crows? (Aka how long do I have to find him a home)
     
  6. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sorry, cockerel
     
  7. DuckGirl77

    DuckGirl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It varies. I don't think he'll crow yet, though; I think you've got a little while longer, but you should probably start looking for a home now just in case.
     

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