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First crow!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Lark60, Jul 15, 2019.

  1. Lark60

    Lark60 Chirping

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    I have a baby monitor for my chicks so I can keep an ear out for trouble. Well my chicks are 8 week old Polish and 6 week old barred rock cross Amerucana. Someone just crowed!!!! It wasn’t a great crow but I heard a crowing. So now I have to figure out who is the guilty party. I can’t keep Roos since I live in the city limits.
     
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  2. Pretty Birds

    Pretty Birds Songster

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    Are there any that have red combs and wattles?
     
  3. Lark60

    Lark60 Chirping

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    Nope. Some have a tiny comb and the start of wattles but everything is pale.
     
  4. Pretty Birds

    Pretty Birds Songster

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    In time the cockerels will get their combs before the pullets.
    I always laughed when my young roosters started to crow. They sound so funny.
     
  5. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler!

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    Might be the polish then, from what I've read they are hard to tell gender.
     
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