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Thinking roos?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by gottecat, Oct 15, 2015.

  1. gottecat

    gottecat Out Of The Brooder

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    I got a variety of heavys. So i dont know what breed thinking these two are roos tjoughts on breed and gender? They are bigger more upright have upright tail feathers[​IMG]
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  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Irish Colleen Premium Member

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    At this age I'm leaning towards cockerel.
     
  3. JanetMarie

    JanetMarie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I believe you are correct, they look like roos to me also.
     
  4. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Irish Colleen Premium Member

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    Actually, what breed is the red/white one?
     
  5. gottecat

    gottecat Out Of The Brooder

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    Thinking roo on this one too
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  6. gottecat

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  7. BellsCluckers

    BellsCluckers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The black one definitely looks like a roo, and the red birds look kinda like red star but with their feathers still coming in it makes it hard.
     
  8. gottecat

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    They are burning through food so fast. I got a lot of 15 and one exotic. would really be nice to wean out a few of the roo's....lol so far I am thinking out of the 16 I have 7 hens. which would be great. But its really hard to get pictures of them!
     
  9. BellsCluckers

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    Are they all the same age?
     
  10. gottecat

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    yes they are 4 weeks since I got them on wed they were newly hatched and shipped this is the info they give
    . Our choice of varieties, but we guarantee at least 5 different ones from this list: Black Australorps; Lt. Brahmas; Dark Cornish; Black and White Giants; Buff and White Orpingtons; New Hampshire, Rhode Island Reds, Barred, White, Columbian, Partridge, Buff Rocks; Sussex, Turkens; White, Silver Laced, & Columbian Wyandottes, Red Star and Black Star. This dual purpose assortment is sure to satisfy your need.
     
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