he did it!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by ams3651, Jul 25, 2008.

  1. ams3651

    ams3651 Songster

    Jan 23, 2008
    NE PA
    He crowed! on his 12 week birthday [​IMG]

    Im pretty sure it was my Don, hes been trying for a few days. We heard it while getting in the car this morning. Im so happy its crazy. Have to get them some watermelon to celebrate.
     
    Last edited: Jul 25, 2008
  2. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    sweet and how cool! go Don! you're the man!
     
  3. Parson's Wife

    Parson's Wife Blessed Abundantly

    Jan 22, 2008
    Arkansas
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    Enjoy the sound! It really makes a farm, sound like a farm, (to me) when the roosters are crowing!
     
  4. basicliving

    basicliving Keepin' the sunny side up

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    Woo hoo! [​IMG] Congratulations to you and Don. It's amazing how proud that can make you! I just love hearing my rooster crow. Enjoy!

    Penny
     
  5. smom1976

    smom1976 too many projects too little time!

    May 2, 2008
    Pensacola, FL
    [​IMG] woooo hooooo or cocka doodle dooo..
     
  6. cjeanean

    cjeanean Can't Decide

    Mar 5, 2008
    Missouri
    LOL!!! Did it sound like a real crow or a half crow?
     
  7. ams3651

    ams3651 Songster

    Jan 23, 2008
    NE PA
    it was a real crow but maybe half as loud as I remember a rooster being and with fewer notes if you know what i mean. I just had a talk with him last week because of the 3 hes the smallest but my favorite and the friendliest.
     
  8. Robin'sBrood

    Robin'sBrood Flock Mistress

    May 8, 2008
    North Carolina
    [​IMG] Congrats, if that's what you want. (I wish mine didn't crow so I could keep him. [​IMG])

    My sweet little SLW has been crowing for a couple of weeks now and he still sounds like he inhales helium first. [​IMG] Maybe, just maybe, his crow will stay like that... then I could keep him! [​IMG] (Doubtful)
     
  9. Portia

    Portia Songster

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    [​IMG] Congratulations
    Our roo started out with a few feeble crows around 16 weeks, now he crows at EVERYTHING, ALL the time [​IMG] I wish he'd settle down, but I think maybe the fact that the girls are starting to lay has him a bit on edge...he finds and tests out a nest box for each girl as she is ready to start laying.
     
  10. ams3651

    ams3651 Songster

    Jan 23, 2008
    NE PA
    i love to hear the crow, I dont care if my neighbor does or not [​IMG]
     

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