Cockerels not Crowing yet.......

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by littlecreekfarm, Oct 8, 2011.

  1. littlecreekfarm

    littlecreekfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok so my wyandotte cockerels will be 16 weeks Monday....I have 2 of them....any ideas why they AREN'T crowing??? They are both definatly roosters [​IMG]

    -LCF
     
  2. ChickenMack

    ChickenMack Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Give them a couple of more weeks. They should start crowing about the time your girls will start laying.
     
  3. NonnasBabies

    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms Premium Member

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    Yep, there's no definete time that they start. Have had them start at 5 weeks and have had some not crow till they were 3 or 4 months!! [​IMG]
     
  4. CrestedGirl

    CrestedGirl Polish Obsessed

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    Lucky, mine are crowing up a storm!!
     
  5. tigercreek

    tigercreek Chillin' With My Peeps

    My 24 week old barred rocks are still not crowing, thankfully!! I have waaaay too many of them. ....stan
     
  6. luvtheladies

    luvtheladies Out Of The Brooder

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    My RIR is 4 days shy of 24 weeks and he is just starting to get that scratchy crow but he is already breeding my hens. By the way that's him in my hand on my icon the day he hatched.
     
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  7. Michie

    Michie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My cochin just started crowing! Hes 24wks!!
     
  8. littlecreekfarm

    littlecreekfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks just wondering when they would start crowing [​IMG]
     
  9. cravenchx

    cravenchx Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My EE roo is 17 -18 weeks old, He crowed
    once about 4 weeks ago and we haven't heard
    him since. DH says to just wait! He'll come along.
     

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