Rooter or Hen? ??

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by JulieJo1216, Nov 13, 2014.

  1. JulieJo1216

    JulieJo1216 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is one of the 3 chicks we got they are now 10 weeks old. Does anyone know if this one is a Rooster or hen ??? The amazing thing this one is the sweetest one; loves to be Petted and held and I'm the one that picked this one out. This is going to make it really hard to give this one away if it is a rooster, not sure I will be able to; Since we want all Hens. The one in the front.[​IMG]
     
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  2. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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    I think you should post this in what breed/gender forum and if you can get a clearer photo that would help.

    I'm not sure without others of same breed age to compare, but looks like a lot of comb already.
     
  3. JulieJo1216

    JulieJo1216 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok I will get a new picture today. Yeah the Comb is what got me plus didn't look very girly like the other two lol[​IMG]thank you
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I think rooster also, they tend to be the outgoing friendly ones when they are young Welcome to Backyard chickens.
     
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  5. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
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  6. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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  7. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.

    Hard to say. But I'm also leaning toward a rooster.
     
  8. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join our flock. We really need a better profile shot showing the head and tail to determine your bird's gender for certain. Definitely post on our What Breed or Gender is This? link that TwoCrows provided you with and let our experts there take a look at it. Please feel free to ask any other questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
     
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  9. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.

    I'm leaning towards cockerel.
     
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  10. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Your bird is looking like a cockerel to me, based on the thick legs and developing comb. However, I could be wrong.

    For more answers, I would make a post in the What Breed or Gender is This? section of the forums.

    Good luck!
     
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