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What do I have?!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by N-Hubb, Aug 28, 2014.

  1. N-Hubb

    N-Hubb Out Of The Brooder

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    I raised this chicken since it was a baby and I can't seem to figure out if it's male/female and I have no idea what breed this is. It's about 4 months old[​IMG]
     
  2. N-Hubb

    N-Hubb Out Of The Brooder

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  3. mmmeyer

    mmmeyer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    breed...I have no idea. He/she doesn't seem to have high tail...sorry I'm not much help
     
  4. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    Interesting looking young silkie mix rooster you got there.
     
  5. N-Hubb

    N-Hubb Out Of The Brooder

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    So you do think that it is a roo? Just curious how can you tell?
     
  6. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    He has hackle feathers and saddle feathers coming in that are rooster shaped instead of hen shaped.
     
  7. N-Hubb

    N-Hubb Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks I really appreciate your input!
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Looks like a Silkie mix cockerel to me, too.
     
  9. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Silkie mix cockerel.
     
  10. N-Hubb

    N-Hubb Out Of The Brooder

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    Well if any of y'all live in Austin your welcome to take him. Can't have a rooster crowing in my neighborhood. I don't think the neighbors would like that to much
     

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