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roosters or hens?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by sdugey, Jan 20, 2016.

  1. sdugey

    sdugey Out Of The Brooder

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    I hatched these eggs that were thrown in with some duck eggs. one was an olive egger. one was a brown egg, not sure what breed.
    The one in the front of the first picture was the olive egger, it was yellowcwhen hatched. the other one was from a brown egg and hatched[​IMG]
    totally black.
     
    Last edited: Jan 20, 2016
  2. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No pictures.
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    How old are they in the photos? Second photo, bird on left ,with larger comb is a cockerel bird on right may be a pullet.
     
  4. Apocha14

    Apocha14 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Im going with two cockerels. In my experience, any pink/red on a comb with a bird that looks like it may still have a little fluff is indeed a roo. I agree with above poster though, how old? Ill cross my fingers for you for some girlies though!
     
  5. chickenraiser24

    chickenraiser24 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    In the second picture, the left looks like a cockerel and the right looks like a pullet.
     
  6. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

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    X2
     
  7. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop Premium Member

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    agreed, and the patchy feathering is making me lean towards cockerels.
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    Those are both cockerels. They're going to be colorful guys when they mature [​IMG]
     
  9. sdugey

    sdugey Out Of The Brooder

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    They are about 4 weeks old
     
  10. sdugey

    sdugey Out Of The Brooder

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    Surprise, they both turned out to be hens[​IMG]
     

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