What gender is my Buff Orpington?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by snookie, Oct 25, 2012.

  1. snookie

    snookie Hatching

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    Boy or girl?[​IMG]
     
  2. KYTinpusher

    KYTinpusher Master Enabler

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    Boy. Those look like saddle feathers to me.
     
  3. Dewsetter

    Dewsetter Songster

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    Definitely boy without a shadow of a doubt. Hope that's what you wanted to hear. :)
     
  4. hdowden

    hdowden Crowing

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    110% cockerel due to the saddle and hackle feathers they are long slender and pointed and cockerels ate the only ones that get saddles and hackles that shape not to mention his two toned coloring
     
  5. RainyChicks

    RainyChicks In the Brooder

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    That is for sure a roo/cockerel.
     
  6. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Free Ranging

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    Absolutely a cockerel. See the pointy saddle feathers at the base of the tail hanging down the sides of the body. Only males get those feathers.
     
  7. douglas08

    douglas08 In the Brooder

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    Definitely a roo.
     
  8. Mac14

    Mac14 Songster

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    Are you keeping him? :)
     
  9. snookie

    snookie Hatching

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    I doubt it. We live in a neighborhood so he'll have to go when he crows, if not before. Anyone near Charleston, SC want him?
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  10. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    Roo, no doubt- nice lookin' boy
     

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