Chicken Blade Dance

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by XxCosmoxX, Feb 20, 2013.

  1. XxCosmoxX

    XxCosmoxX Out Of The Brooder

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    i have a question that been bugging me since last year so the question is that can anyone anyone nice here can tell me why did the rooster did blade dance around the male or female chicken?[​IMG](blade dance=dragging it wing around female or male///i like to call it blade dance)
     
  2. missnu01

    missnu01 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Are you asking why roosters do that? It is both an intimidation to other roosters, but it is an enticement for the hens...Somehow the sideways shuffle means look at me, I'm a big strong rooster.
    I just had a cockerel start crowing, and he keeps dancing up to my big rooster.
     
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  3. XxCosmoxX

    XxCosmoxX Out Of The Brooder

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    THX i realy love the way chicken socialize with other chicken they are so fun to watch,and they do alot of funny stuff like the dustbath,sunbath and the shaking head move while flaring..:)
     

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