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What gender are these?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Chy1820, May 1, 2016.

  1. Chy1820

    Chy1820 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello, I was wondering if anyone on here could help me figure out if these were pullets or cockerel. They are 8weeks old barred rock. Not sure if they can be sexed this early or not. Any help would be appreciated,
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  2. Whittni

    Whittni Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm unsure about the first picture but the bottom two look like little roos to me.
     
  3. JohnRoth

    JohnRoth Out Of The Brooder

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    I've had this breed before so from my experience they all look like hens.
     
  4. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Overrun With Chickens

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    I think they all look to be hatchery quality Barred Rock pullets.

    Roos have substantially more red comb by now.

    Not saying the top one might not present as a male as it has a bit more comb, but it is not enough to worry me at this point. Hatchery PR's mature quickly, so pullets often are a bit precocious.

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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    pullets
     

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