age of rooster when they crow

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by shoetou, Aug 16, 2016.

  1. shoetou

    shoetou Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have two welsommer chickens I do think that are roosters at what age will they start to crow
     
  2. 0wen

    0wen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Depends on the bird. I've have birds crow as early as 8 weeks or so - most start around 15 weeks, give or take a week or two....
     
  3. ejcrist

    ejcrist Chillin' With My Peeps

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    X2 - 15 weeks is about right. It's possible if you have two that the dominant bird will crow but the subordinate bird won't while they're living together.
     

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