does somebody know?

Discussion in 'General Chicken Discussion' started by DansChickens, Oct 7, 2012.

  1. DansChickens

    DansChickens Member

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    does somebody know how to tell the difference between a rooster and a hen at a young age. Someone told me tail length when they start growing there tail but id like to really find out but ones tail is longer than the other. i got them september 26 so they are a little over a week old. they are antwerp belgian banies ill upload pics tomarrow
     
  2. Roslyn

    Roslyn A Round American Woman

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    In my experience the little roos pop their combs at three weeks. I have only had common and heritage full sized breeds, so I don't know if that theory is true with some of the exotic breeds or not.