CROWING AT 1 WEEK .........***VIDEO ADDED***

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Three Cedars Silkies, Aug 1, 2008.

  1. Three Cedars Silkies

    Three Cedars Silkies Overrun With Chickens

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    I have a black frizzle cochin baby that is one week old. I came in this morning to take care of them, saying good morning, etc. This particular baby started making this squeaky sound and when I turned around to look at it...he had his head up in the air...like a roo when they crow. He didn't do it just once...over and over again...always with his head in a very roo like position while making this squeaky sound.

    Anyone else ever seen/heard this??
     
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  2. Three Cedars Silkies

    Three Cedars Silkies Overrun With Chickens

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    Anyone have any ideas? I called my daughter to tell her about it and she said, "Oh...yeah!! I meant to ask you about it when I was there a couple of days ago. I heard it and turned around to look and it looked like a miniature roo sticking it's head up in the air"
     
  3. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

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    Could be [​IMG]
     
  4. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    yes being that it is a cochin. My bantam cochins have done this. But I wouldnt say HE yet!!!! [​IMG] I have had pullet cochins crow at this age too. The only other breed I have heard crow at 2 weeks were Seramas.


    ETA: dont you just love it?
     
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  5. scooter147

    scooter147 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Eygtian Fay. will crow at a few weeks of age as well.
     
  6. Three Cedars Silkies

    Three Cedars Silkies Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm going to video it when I get home from work and will post a link!!
     
  7. A Carolina Chick

    A Carolina Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You must have been feeding him Miracle Crow!
     
  8. Three Cedars Silkies

    Three Cedars Silkies Overrun With Chickens

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  9. kinnip

    kinnip Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's really cute!
     
  10. Barnyard

    Barnyard Addicted to Quack

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    OMG.....[​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] How freakin cute is that!! I love it! I thought I was losing it this morning when my little OEG bantam crowed. He is 6 wks though.
     

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