The most distinctive external parts of a rooster are the comb, sickle feather and cape. Roosters also have hackle feathers, saddles, wing bows and hock joints. The back claw of a rooster, called the spur, is usually larg... More » Pets & Animals Birds Chickens

"Biag ni Lam-ang" is an epic poem about the birth, life, death and resurrection of the hero Lam-ang. Aided by his pet dog and rooster, Lam-ang avenges his father's death, woos the beautiful Ines Kannoyan, defeats her riv... More » Art & Literature Literature Poetry

As of 2015, the Cuisinart DBM-8, the Camano by Red Rooster Trading Company and most handcrafted grinders by Texas Coffee Grinders are made in the United States. The Cuisinart is an automatic grinder, whereas the Camano a... More » Home & Garden Appliances Small Kitchen Appliances
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The most obvious physical differences between a hen and a rooster are the larger, more pronounced comb and wattles on the rooster's head as well as the rooster's thicker legs and well-developed spurs. Hens have all these... More » Pets & Animals Birds Chickens

The red part that sticks out on the top of the rooster's head is called its comb, and the part dangling beneath its chin is called its wattle. Researchers have found that the brightness of the rooster's comb has an effec... More » Pets & Animals Birds Chickens

Once it has reached physical maturity at about 6 months, a hen lays eggs regardless of whether it has mated with a rooster. The egg production also occurs regardless of male participation. More » Pets & Animals Birds Chickens

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 cocks. More » Pets & Animals Birds Chickens