Spurs: yes; Crowing: no; Mounting hens: no

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by PJCluck, Jun 2, 2012.

  1. PJCluck

    PJCluck In the Brooder

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    It's an EE - but is it definitely a roo? Is the presence of spurs 100% tell-tale of a roo? This thing has never crowed like a roo, does not mount hens, I have no fertilized eggs...
     
  2. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Rarely, a hen will grow spurs. Show us a photo!
     
  3. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Crowing

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    I have a spurred hen- she's a Silver Pheonix. She's one of my best layers and don't take no.crap off nobody! Yes, post a pic!
     
  4. BigIslandChicks

    BigIslandChicks Songster

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  5. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Crowing

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    it could be a hen, I have one with 4 inch spurs and all her female offspring gets them as well. Do you have another roo? if so the other one might be the dominate roo so this one won't crow or mate
     
  6. BlueCamas

    BlueCamas Songster

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    How old? Post pics!
     

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