This is a Roo, right???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Chicken Junkies, Jan 23, 2011.

  1. This little chicken was supposed to be a hen. Not so much, I think. Please let me know what you think. I'm seeing pointed feathers on his hackles and saddle. Not sure of breed either and was told he/she was from a RIR hen and EE roo. Any ideas?

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  2. Alicia G

    Alicia G Songster

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    Actually I think that is a hen. It looks like she has no spurs or male feathering and her comb isnt that big so I would go with saying shes a girl!
     
  3. F50myster

    F50myster Songster

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    looks like a hen
     
  4. Thanks, you guys are making my day. Don't need more roos. [​IMG]
     
  5. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Songster

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    How old is it? I think it's a roo. I see some shiny feathering on its back.

    It does look like a RIR x EE. [​IMG]
     
  6. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Definite cockerel. Not a hen.
     
  7. wolftracks

    wolftracks Spam Hunter

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    If Illa says cockerel you know it is.

    Hope as we might.
     

  8. cook_kaka_ook

    cook_kaka_ook Songster

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    I agree with Illia. The hackle and saddle feathers indicate a handsome cockerel in the making.
     
  9. Short lived happiness there. lol Thanks though. Love those Shamos. Here is another picture of him/her from other side and back.

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  10. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

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    No doubt that he's a roo.
     
    Last edited: Jan 23, 2011

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