Roosters??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by hamiltonfarm, Aug 19, 2014.

  1. hamiltonfarm

    hamiltonfarm Hatching

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    Can anyone confirm that these are all roosters?? It is time to thin out my chickens but I am so confused as to which ones are roos and hens. They haven't started laying yet but should start soon so I want to get the roosters out. I am hoping these are roos because of the tails, the combs are different and that is what is confusing to me. (sorry about the bad quality of pics)[​IMG]
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  2. Jedwards

    Jedwards Songster

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    I'd say they are all roosters the only one I can't really tell for sure is the barred one because he kinda evaded the pics, but you got a nice bunch of roosters there. [​IMG]
     
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  3. They all look like roosters to me. [​IMG] The only one that I'm not 100% sure on is the barred one, but it's tail has me leaning towards rooster.
     
  4. Stiggy

    Stiggy Songster

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    Not sure about the barred one, pic isn't very clear but the rest are boys.have a look at the barred ones rump feathers, if they are pointy then its a boy. Soft and rounded its a girl. However I think it's a boy
     
  5. hamiltonfarm

    hamiltonfarm Hatching

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    Does this photo help?
     
  6. I'm pretty sure that it's a rooster, the tail seems too pointed to be a hen.
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    All of them look like males to me.
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    All of them are roosters.
     

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