Rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by meno460, Oct 4, 2016.

  1. meno460

    meno460 Out Of The Brooder

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    I was told this is a hen. Looks like a rooster to me[​IMG]
     
  2. chelseajgoss

    chelseajgoss Out Of The Brooder

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    From what i can see i vote roo most definitely. Comb and wattle seem offly big for a hen. Also the feathers on the back are pointed and hang down.
     
  3. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Let It Snow Premium Member

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    Rooster
     
  4. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
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  6. AustralorpsAU

    AustralorpsAU Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a beautiful Australorp Rooster
     
  7. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Rooster, no doubt there
     
  8. meno460

    meno460 Out Of The Brooder

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    So if he is in with all my hens, chances are I have some fertilized eggs on my hands?
     
  9. Kev

    Kev Overrun With Chickens

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    most definitely fertile eggs on your hands. He is old enough to be fertile.
     
  10. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep, assuming he's not sterile.
     

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