crowing

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by 2621peep keeper, Sep 3, 2011.

  1. 2621peep keeper

    2621peep keeper In the Brooder

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    One of our BP hens is starting to look more rooster than hen . About how old are roosters when they begin to crow? My pullets are all about 13 wks old.
     
    Last edited: Sep 3, 2011
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast

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    I've seen roos crow as early at 6 weeks!

    Post a pic of him for us!
     
  3. 2621peep keeper

    2621peep keeper In the Brooder

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    Will have to post pics tomarrow ,we are in the middle of a tropical storm in south Louisiana.
     
  4. nickie

    nickie Songster

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    I have a roo the let out his first (very silly and sorry sounding) crow at 5 weeks. Another didn't start until 11 weeks old, but I have heard people say their boys didn't start until much later.
     
  5. one of our cockerels started crowing at 14 weeks, he only did it for one day because the head roo didn't let him.
    He sounded like an old Ford Model T horn. It was very funny.
     

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