Rooster or hen?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by kyleen, Sep 23, 2016.

  1. kyleen

    kyleen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hen or rooster? She is consistently bullying the other hen in the pen with her. I believe she is a partridge rock and about 4 months old. [​IMG]
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  2. AustralorpsAU

    AustralorpsAU Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pics aren't that clear but from what i can see, I'm thinking the darker one is a cockerel! Not 100% though. Which one are you referring to though. I don't think the darker on is the partridge rock!
     
  3. twinsmom6

    twinsmom6 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Silkie 9 weeks. Is Marilyn a Marvin? [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  4. AustralorpsAU

    AustralorpsAU Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Im going to say Marvin with a comb like that so young
     
  5. kyleen

    kyleen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The lady I bought them from said partridge. What kind do you think?
     
  6. AustralorpsAU

    AustralorpsAU Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It might be... do a search on this website, type in partridge rock and have a look at some threads... I just saw one that kind of looked like yours but the majority i see are much lighter. Then again, I'm not completely sure! What do you think? @drumstick diva @donrae @BantamFan4Life @junebuggena
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Marvin has enough comb for 2 silkies, I guess cockerel
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Kyleen, the dark bird looks to be a cockerel.
     
  9. AustralorpsAU

    AustralorpsAU Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you think the dark bird is a partridge rock?
     
  10. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Not exactly sure on the breed, but I'm guessing Redcap cockerel
     
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