Crowing all night

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mrsmaonaigh, Nov 15, 2011.

  1. mrsmaonaigh

    mrsmaonaigh Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 2, 2010
    SE Georgia
    I have a rooster who is about 8 months old. He started REALLY crowing about a month ago. For the last week, he has been crowing ALL night though. He is so loud that he is waking us up at night. Our other rooster was a lazy bum and never crowed after he went to bed. Is this something that can be changed or is he doomed for the stewpot?
  2. so lucky

    so lucky Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 31, 2011
    SE Missouri
    Is there a light that he can see at night? In the coop? Street light? Porch light? If there is, try to shield it. That may be what is making him crow.
  3. silkymom1986

    silkymom1986 The Silkie Villa

    Sep 28, 2011
    Byhalia, MS
    My sister's rooster does this same thing, luckily her coop if far enough away from there house it doesn't wake them up. I am wondering the same thing, I mean they have to sleep sometime you would think. Sorry don't have the answer but I hope someone has the answer for us!.
  4. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    Quote:Yep, something is disturbing him and causing the crowing.

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