Dominant Rooster Question

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by SnookMan, Sep 15, 2011.

  1. SnookMan

    SnookMan New Egg

    2
    0
    7
    Sep 9, 2011
    I recently came across 2 chickens. I have begun to believe that they are both actually rosters. The dominant bird coos in the morning but the other has never made any coo sounds. My question is whether only the dominant rooster will coo?

    Thanks!
     
  2. galanie

    galanie Treat Dispenser No More

    7,950
    275
    331
    Aug 20, 2010
    Colmesneil,TX
    Usually the dominant one will crow the most. Sometimes the other will crow a little, sometimes not.
     
  3. EELover

    EELover Chillin' With My Peeps

    117
    0
    99
    Jul 15, 2010
    The dominant rooster will peck at the other more often.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by