Rooster or Hen??!?!?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jazzabelle, Dec 8, 2010.

  1. jazzabelle

    jazzabelle New Egg

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    Hi everyone.
    could you please take a look at my two pekins. I got them at around 3-4weeks old, which would now make them 10-11 weeks.
    I have a sneaky suspicion one of them may be a roo, but to be honest i really dont have a clue.

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    thats the first one.


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    if one or both of these is male, i do want to have lil chickens running around the place, but i want to incubate the eggs naturally. So could someone also please give me the heads up on that?

    thanks
    jazz
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  2. omahalostpunk

    omahalostpunk Out Of The Brooder

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    Looks like a girl and a boy to me.
     
  3. txcarl1258

    txcarl1258 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am voting both boys. At 10-11 weeks their combs are really red.
     
  4. RainbowBirds_of_a_Feather

    RainbowBirds_of_a_Feather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Aloha,


    I favor toward Boys! But If you can get a close image of the Hackle, Saddle, & Sickle feathers of the two I could confirm the white pekin for sure. But the Blue-red one looks male.
    I hope that is possible.


    Another note:
    I you do have boys you can habituate them to you before the gals role in because I had a red Pekin and he was a monster, Beating Blood, so he had to go. But his Sons were just wonderful and I kept them, even though they were crosses.
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Both boys.
     
  6. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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  7. ChickenWisperer

    ChickenWisperer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Boys. Just boys.
     
  8. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

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    Boys
     
  9. boykin2010

    boykin2010 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    75 percent sure the first one is a boy
    90 percent sure the second one is a boy....

    Sorry but this is just an excuse to get more chickens!
     
  10. aussieheelr

    aussieheelr Chillin' With My Peeps

    Both roos, for that age there is a lot of red, large combs and waddles. Your blue copper at the bottom is likely the more domonate roo.
     

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