Worried we have a rooster...

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Ashleyjoh, Sep 6, 2013.

  1. Ashleyjoh

    Ashleyjoh Hatching

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    Here's a closeup of that one again.
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    How can you tell the dark one looks like a rooster? He/she has been late to get feathers, and is always more skittish than the other two.

    Thanks for all your help!!
     
  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Free Ranging

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    First 2 look like pullets and the 3rd is a cockerel.
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    the black and white ones are female, the reddish brown one is male.
     
  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging

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    Ya, that looks like another girl. The boy has those red patches on his shoulders and a lot more and redder comb than the girls, the boys also will often get their feathers slower than the girls. He is going to be a pretty color when he gets all his feathers in.
     
  5. SilkiesForEver

    SilkiesForEver Crowing

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    That's a lovely little girl. [​IMG]
     
  6. ChickenPeep

    ChickenPeep Faith & Feathers

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