What breed and gender is this

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Kevomxracer, Jan 17, 2013.

  1. Kevomxracer

    Kevomxracer Out Of The Brooder

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    This is my buddy's chicken and its about 7 months old. It's really big compared to my full sizes RIR hens, and white leghorn. So I thought it looked like a barred rock/white leghorn cross. And I think it might be a rooster because it stands its feathers on its neck straight up sometimes when it tries to fight the white leghorn hen. But there is no crowing or anything yet, or even a bright red comb. So any ideas of what breed/gender. Thanks
     
  2. Kevomxracer

    Kevomxracer Out Of The Brooder

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  3. aoxa

    aoxa Overrun With Chickens

    Which one is it?

    The one in the front is a pullet, but the one in the back is a mutt rooster.
     
  4. Kevomxracer

    Kevomxracer Out Of The Brooder

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  5. Kevomxracer

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    @aoxa it's the black and white one. I feel like its a rooster but wouldn't it be crowing at 7 months?
     
  6. aoxa

    aoxa Overrun With Chickens

    Not always.

    It is definitely a rooster. Has all the classic rooster feathering.


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  7. aoxa

    aoxa Overrun With Chickens

    Your rooster looks to have a beard, so I'm going to say he's a barred rock x EE rooster. I have some myself, but they are not as old as your guy.


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  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Yeah, he's a rooster. Really doesn't look 7 months to me, though, he looks younger--still kinda gawky. He'll crow eventually, trust me.
     
  9. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    it's 300% rooster
     
  10. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Definitely a rooster. Looks like a Barred Rock/Easter Egger cross.
     

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