Two Roos or one hen one Roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chknlitl, Jul 29, 2010.

  1. chknlitl

    chknlitl Out Of The Brooder

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    Not sure they acted like two roos today when I took them outside for some yard time... But I am inexperienced and this is my first roo and first time with Sebrights... I really just dont know, I just hope I dont have a slow growing roo. But if I do no big deal. Its just a reason two get two more hens. I hope I posted pics correctly. First two are my Roo and second two are my hen I think.
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  2. Firearia

    Firearia Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yep, you're right! [​IMG]

    Good luck with those cuties!
     
  3. justbugged

    justbugged Head of the Night Crew for WA State

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    My guess is that they are both roos.
     
  4. spikennipper

    spikennipper Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm thinking they are both roos too.
     
  5. tberryer

    tberryer Out Of The Brooder

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    The first for sure is a roo. It is all comb. The second, hmmm, looks like a pullet to me based on color only. How old are they?
     
  6. chknlitl

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    About 4 weeks old.
     
  7. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I would guess they are a pair, but the second one could be a slow maturing roo. First one is definitely a boy with those wattles.
     
  8. chknlitl

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    thanks for your help.
     
  9. chknlitl

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    I definately think I have one roo and one hen... The roo is definately becoming more developed and the hen?? is still the same on her comb.. Yea Now all I need is a Silver Sebright Pair. Oh and my roo gave his first crow last night it was pretty funny. I will try to get on video becuase he thinks he a big man now. I wont tell him his waddles havent dropped yet.
     
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