Rooster or hen?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by fuzzy8, Sep 16, 2016.

  1. fuzzy8

    fuzzy8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a smaller bird that I'm not sure is a rooster or not. Can you please help. I keep getting mixed results [​IMG]
     
  2. EggSighted4Life

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    What is the breed and age?
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    I think i can see saddle feathers, so I'd go with cockerel
     
  4. fuzzy8

    fuzzy8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Not sure on the breed. Age should be 15-16 weeks
     
  5. fuzzy8

    fuzzy8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What are saddle feathers
     
  6. LilJoe

    LilJoe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'd think cockerel, can you get better Sideview pic?
     
  7. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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  8. fuzzy8

    fuzzy8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG]
     
  9. LilJoe

    LilJoe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Saddle feathers are at the base of a roosters tail
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    Last edited: Sep 17, 2016
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  10. LilJoe

    LilJoe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a Black Australorp cockerel/rooster to me
     

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