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Australops do they make more of a honking goose like sound then a cluck?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Mskayladog, Aug 1, 2013.

  1. They are perfectly healthy girls but compared to my wyndotts sexlinks and EEs they sound downright odd.
     
  2. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    Different breeds make different noises. I wouldn't worry. For example, my Columbian Wyandotte makes sort of barking noises and wailing noises, while my Easter Egger chirrs and warbles. My Rhode Island Red sounds different than my Silver Laced Wyandotte in that she makes sort of "guullll, guulll, gullll" noises.
     
  3. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Free Ranging Staff Member Premium Member 9 Years

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    Some birds do that in the heat. I had an Orpington that used to honk like a goose when it was hot.
     
  4. ZielinskiFarm

    ZielinskiFarm In the Brooder

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    Our Aussies do that too! They are SO loud! And it sounds kind of like a goose honk. :)
     

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