Roosters or hens?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by DeepDishChix, Nov 5, 2015.

  1. DeepDishChix

    DeepDishChix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi,
    I wanted to know if these are roosters. I am 99% sure the GLW is a rooster, but i'm not sure about the RIR. Help pls.
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  2. Rod-T

    Rod-T Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All hens I think
     
  3. DeepDishChix

    DeepDishChix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    really? the glw looks like a cockerel to me.
     
  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Everyone looks female to me. The birds in question look like they are laying, or should be literally any day now.
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    All pullets. Your GLW isn't showing any signs of long pointed hackle, saddle, or sickle feathers in its tail, and unless it's younger than I think it is, the redness in its comb and wattles is simply an indication that she is close to laying.
     
  6. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Those are pullets. The reason their combs are so big and red is because they are about ready to begin laying eggs.[​IMG]
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    agree with that
     
  8. DeepDishChix

    DeepDishChix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks everyone! I had an earlier thread about the GLW you guys should check it out. Don't GLW roos have long legs? Add on: the glw is 23 weeks old
     
    Last edited: Nov 6, 2015
  9. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    All are female.
     

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