He Crowed today

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by chick4chicks, Jul 15, 2008.

  1. chick4chicks

    chick4chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2008
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    This morning as I was putting the younguns outside I heard a noise in the other chicken pen. I looked over there and sure enough I heard it again. Loverboy Luke crowed for the first time. I was so excited and he sounded good for his first crows. Have not heard him since, but he did it about 6 times this morning.[​IMG][​IMG]:woot You go Lukey. [​IMG][​IMG]:weee:ya
     
  2. BayCityBabe

    BayCityBabe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How old is he?
     
  3. Justino

    Justino ♪♫ Rockin' Rooster ♪♫

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    man, ur sooo lucky u can keep roos....its torture for us when we hear that [​IMG]
     
  4. farmgirlie1031

    farmgirlie1031 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 26, 2008
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    [​IMG] I know how you feel. My "Floyd" crowed for the first time last week. [​IMG] [​IMG] He's gotten a lot better since. Yesterday I got a surprise crow [​IMG] from "Silver" oops. I made a mistake and one of my girls is a rooster also. At least it's a non-gender specific name. LOL Just hope I don't make that mistake too often.
     
  5. chick4chicks

    chick4chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2008
    N.E. Pa.
    Baycity he is almost 11 weeks old. He is a beauty too.
     
  6. chick4chicks

    chick4chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2008
    N.E. Pa.
    Well actually his name was Lovey because he was supposed to be a pullet. Yeah right. Hence the name Loverboy Luke.LOL
     
  7. cheapcheap_jeepjeep

    cheapcheap_jeepjeep Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How old are silkies before they crow...... mine is 5 months and nothing still sounds like chick?
     
  8. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    good question about the silkies...i have 6 of them and i cant tell if they are roosters or not...how can i tell??...thanks , Wendy
     
  9. cheapcheap_jeepjeep

    cheapcheap_jeepjeep Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I had a breeder tell me who was who.
     
  10. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    yeah,i guess i'll have to bring them back to the lady i purchased them from..and ask her to help me sex them...thanks:), Wendy
     

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