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To my Black Australorp experts please tell me if this is a roo

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by DaniGirl 1272, May 19, 2016.

  1. DaniGirl 1272

    DaniGirl 1272 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have one more picture...[​IMG]
     
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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

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    How old?
     
  3. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Freedom: The ability to do what is right Premium Member

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    Hard to tell but I think you have a pullet. Also how old is it? Can you get a picture where it isn't in the shadows?
     
  4. ChickenLover200

    ChickenLover200 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'll be in the barn!
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  5. DaniGirl 1272

    DaniGirl 1272 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have two and they are about 7 weeks. This one looks completely different than the other one. Comb is bigger and darker, waddle is present and darker, feet are a totally different color ( almost a mustard yellow color) this one is much bigger and not sure if this has anything to with with being a pissible roo but seems to be very protective of the other one? I took more pictures let me see if i have any better ones. Unfortunately they both love to go under my patio furniture.
     
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  10. DuckGirl77

    DuckGirl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I believe they are both pullets, judging from the fact that the combs on both are neither large nor red, and the feathers look like hen's feathers.
     

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