Do you talk to your chickens?

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Country Heart, Sep 13, 2009.

  1. Yes, and they talk back

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  2. Yes, but they never talk back

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  3. No, are you crazy?!

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  1. Country Heart

    Country Heart City Girl With A

    Do you talk to your chickens?
    OK, my family says it's strange, I say it's normal -- this poll will help settle the debate...
     
  2. briana1975

    briana1975 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 23, 2009
    Carleton Mi.
    I talk to the chickens and turkeys. So do my kids and my husband.
     
  3. mjdtexan

    mjdtexan Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 30, 2008
    Houston(ish)
    I call em little tramps all the time. I am not sure why I do this as there are no roosters in the bunch.
     
  4. cthrash1

    cthrash1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2008
    Somerset, KY
    I tell them how beautiful they are all the time and they say "yeah I know but just keep on with the compliments" Never fails [​IMG]

    I also sing "Goodnight Ladies" every night as I pet each and every one of my 9 girls... HEY THEY LOVE IT OKAY?!! [​IMG] [​IMG]

    Cindy

    ETA: Ever heard of a closet singer? Well , I'm a coop singer...
     
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  5. NoseyChickens

    NoseyChickens Feathers On The Ground

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    Um...Why wouldn't you?

    With 5 kids, they're the only ones that don't sass me back!
     
  6. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Of course I do and they all come running, chattering away when they here my voice. [​IMG]
     
  7. michickenwrangler

    michickenwrangler To Finish Is To Win

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    Our rooster crows in the morning until I come out and give them their scratch. My girls also cluck to me every time they see me. Two of them with sit in our laps and cluck and coo like lap dogs.
     
  8. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

    Jul 24, 2009
    Lutz,FL
    I talk to my chickens everyday!!!!! I ask them questions and they answer back. I tell them about my day and they cluck back. People think it is weird. I don't. I love Spooky my Barred Rock the most because she always talks to me the most.
     
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  9. aussieheelr

    aussieheelr Chillin' With My Peeps

    They're very good listeners... [​IMG]
    My pup joins in and we have a good counciling session!
     
  10. hungryhensfarm

    hungryhensfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I always talk to my chickens. I'm trying to motivate them to hurry and finish moulting right now. It's not really worked yet.
     

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