rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Claire16, Sep 22, 2013.

  1. Claire16

    Claire16 Out Of The Brooder

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    This little guy is about 12 weeks old. I have been thinking that he is a rooster however his comb and waddles haven't been getting any bigger over the past couple of weeks. I am very new to the world of chickens and am unsure how to really tell. I welcome opinions on whether you think it is a rooster or not. Thanks




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  2. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    Rooster, and if you look at its back near the tail, you should start to see saddle feathers coming in soon.
     
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Appears to be a Red Sex-link or other mixed breed rooster--that comb is well developed, the legs are thick, and I think I see pointed sickle feathers.
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    He's a rooster, maybe a Red Star rooster.
     
  5. ClucksAndPeeps

    ClucksAndPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Red Sex-Link cockerel
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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  7. Claire16

    Claire16 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you. I thought that's what he was.
     
  8. Aaisha

    Aaisha Chillin' With My Peeps

    it could be white leghorn pullet, but very little chances.
     
  9. ClucksAndPeeps

    ClucksAndPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Eh no, body type is all wrong
     
  10. Aaisha

    Aaisha Chillin' With My Peeps

    sorry. my mistake. only saw pics of them never owned one. apologies.
     

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