What's your thoughts on this gender

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by MountainChickenMama, Oct 17, 2011.

  1. MountainChickenMama

    MountainChickenMama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is an EE that I hatched out, is about 22 weeks old, just curious of gender please




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  2. MountainChickenMama

    MountainChickenMama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    And yes, I tried to fix the toes when it was born, but obviously didn't work...this bird gets around just fine...
     
  3. Southernbelle

    Southernbelle Gone Broody

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    Quote:Rooster, definately. I can see saddle and sickle feathers.
     
  4. jarvis

    jarvis Chillin' With My Peeps

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    roo girls dont get so colorful handsome guy [​IMG]
     
  5. MountainChickenMama

    MountainChickenMama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No crowing yet though...however it's sibling just started crowing...why would they start so late??
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Crowing or not, that's a rooster. A younger roo may be inhibited from crowing if an older, dominant roo is present. Or, he may just be a slower starter. Definate boy.
     
  7. FarmCoe

    FarmCoe Flock Mistress

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    100% rooster
     
  8. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    100% roo
     
  9. JodyJo

    JodyJo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ROOSTER...saddle and hackle feathers....pretty boy
     
  10. WhiteCochinLover

    WhiteCochinLover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Roo whats wrong with his feet?
     

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