Do Chickens Yawn?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by wbruder17, Jan 3, 2012.

  1. wbruder17

    wbruder17 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 7, 2010
    Portland, OR
    Just wondering...
     
  2. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    mine look like the yawn sometimes.
     
  3. sheila3935

    sheila3935 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    sometimes when they adjust their crops it looks like they are yawning.
     
  4. wbruder17

    wbruder17 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 7, 2010
    Portland, OR
    Quote:What would cause a 7 week old cockerel to continuously adjust his crop? He's been doing it for about an hour now...
     
  5. Nonny

    Nonny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Practising his crow, without the noise?
     
  6. RedDrgn

    RedDrgn Anachronistic Anomaly

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    Yep, we see ours do it at least a few times a week.
     
  7. CluckyJay

    CluckyJay Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Could also be gapeworm or something stuck in there.
     
  8. sherylreno

    sherylreno Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If he's eating and drinking then it's not gapeworm.
     

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