General Peek must leave.

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by wormy270, Oct 6, 2009.

  1. wormy270

    wormy270 In the Brooder

    Jun 8, 2009
    I love my Roo, General Peck, but my wife doesent. He wakes my wife every morning at 6AM. So... General Peck must leave, and soon, or I will have to leave with him.LOL

    Are there any tricks to get roos to be quite. Maybe turning the lights on in the hen house. Or maybe playing the radio in the hen house. Any ideas Im sure General Peck would appreciate.
  2. briana1975

    briana1975 Songster

    Feb 23, 2009
    Carleton Mi.
    We never hear our roo in the morning. I run a fan in the bedroom. Works great. I also don't hear the neighbors dogs that bark all night either.
  3. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Crowing

    Mar 25, 2008
    Quote:This is exactly what I do too and have never heard any of my roosters in the morning! Lenny starts at 5 a.m. every morning (I know this because I have to get up with the dog) with his shrill bantam crow and the others start about 6 a.m. I have never heard them crowing, not one time. Try the fan! It does work. [​IMG]
  4. txredneckmedic

    txredneckmedic Songster

    Apr 20, 2009
    My roo greets me at I leave to work every morning botu 5:50 or so. Doesnt wake up my girls whos room is right next to the chicken coop.
  5. teach1rusl

    teach1rusl Love My Chickens

    Yeah...when I visit my mother (who has about a bazillion dogs), I always sleep in the room with the air cleaner machine thingy (lol). I never hear the dogs barking. Just find some kind of device that creates background sound.

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