Roosters or hens?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by katieswafford, Sep 20, 2014.

  1. katieswafford

    katieswafford New Egg

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    So on my last post I was asking about the breeds of my pullets and a couple people pointed out that I might have two roosters! So here are some more pics of the two in question. They were all supposed to be pullets but the lady my husband got them from wasn't sure. So... what do you think?

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  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Red bird is a cockerel - patchy, dark red on the wings and what looks to be some nice, shiny dark hackle and saddle feathers starting to come in.
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I'm thinking cockerel on both, how old is that white bird?
     
  4. katieswafford

    katieswafford New Egg

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    They are all between 14 and 18 weeks.
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I'm just not positive on the white bird. Really leaning toward cockerel, especially if it's at the younger end of that age range. Any sign of saddle feathers? It's hard to see on a white bird in a photo.
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm leaning towards them both being Easter Egger cockerels.
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm thinking cockerel on both, though I'm not as sure on the white one.
     

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