chicken making weird noises??????

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chicken Charlotte, Nov 16, 2010.

  1. Chicken Charlotte

    Chicken Charlotte Out of the Brooder

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    My chicken Layed an egg and started to make a weird noise I have not heard it before is she going broody??
     
  2. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

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    what kind of noises?????
     
  3. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

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    That was probably the egg song. The way you tell if they are going broody is mostly by their behavior -- they will set on a nest basically 24/7.
     
  4. Chicken Charlotte

    Chicken Charlotte Out of the Brooder

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    Well it is kinda like a scary soft growling noise not that really LOUD noise they make after they lay an egg:/
     
  5. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    I've never known a broody to lay an egg.
     
  6. iluvsedward

    iluvsedward Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:what?!? I think you said that wrong!

    is the noise sorta like a purring? my hens do that when they are tired/sleepy/happy/calm my chicks do it too [​IMG]
     
  7. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Quote:what?!? I think you said that wrong!

    is the noise sorta like a purring? my hens do that when they are tired/sleepy/happy/calm my chicks do it too [​IMG]

    No, what I read wrong was the original post. When my birds go broody, they don't lay.
     

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