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A rooster, also known as a cockerel or cock, is a male gallinaceous bird, usually a male chicken (Gallus gallus). Mature male chickens less than one year old are called cockerels. ... The older term...

Chicken Poultry Glossary Terms | The Old Farmer's Almanac

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Cock: A male chicken, also called a rooster. Cockerel: A young rooster, under 1 year old. Fryer: A chicken of 3 to 4 pounds, at 12 to 14 weeks old. Hen: A female ...

What are baby chickens called? | Reference.com

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Baby chickens are called chicks, biddies, cockerels, pullets and broilers. Chick and ... Cockerels and young roosters are male chickens under the age of one.

Is there another name for a little male chicken? | WordReference ...

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Jul 11, 2008 ... ... been (fully) mature yet.(maybe it cannot be called a cock yet?) I want to make. ... Capon:A capon is a rooster (a male chicken) whose reproductive functions were removed at a young age. Typically the castration is performed ...

Chickens, Hens & Roosters - Facts, Information & Pictures

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A male chicken is called a 'rooster'. Young chickens are called 'chicks' or 'poults'. A group of chickens is called a 'flock'. Roosters can usually be differentiated ...

Terms every chicken owner should know - Southern States ...

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Cockerel: A male chicken under one year of age. Also called a young rooster. Comb: The fleshy, red-colored growth on top of a chicken's head. CRD: Chronic ...

Livestock Terminology | State Fair of Texas

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Feb 7, 2014 ... Also called brood. Chickens. Chick – a newly hatched or a very young chicken ... Mule – is the offspring of a male donkey and a female horse

Chicken Terminology | Chicken Care | Tractor Supply Co.

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CAPON: Are male chickens that have been castrated at 4-8 months old, weighing 5-9 pounds that produce ... CHICK: A newly hatched or very young chicken.

There are so many different terms for chickens--juvenile, cockerel ...

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Why aren't there different terms for female baby chicks and male baby chicks? ... Young chickens of both sexes--pullets and cockerels--can be called "juveniles" ...

Livestock Show Terminology | San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo

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broilers – a chicken that is 6 to 13 weeks of age used for meat production; chick – a ... swine - refers to animals in the pig family; barrow - a young, castrated male ...

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What is a male chicken called? | Reference.com

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A male chicken is called a rooster. Roosters under 1 year old are often referred to as a cockerel, while those over 1 year old are called...

meaning - What is the difference between “rooster” vs. “cock” and ...

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Dec 2, 2012 ... Chicken is genderless, hen is the female, rooster is male, and chick refers to the ... cocky 1: boldly or brashly self-confident "a cocky young actor. ... is part of a group of hens (roost) to encourage egg laying, it's called a rooster.

What are young chickens called? Why does the name change ...

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Chicks and then Pullets - the names change as in any other species - as the animal grows up ... The male young chickens are called cockerels. I call them that  ...