I didn't know..

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chrissybop, Apr 14, 2011.

  1. chrissybop

    chrissybop New Egg

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    So this is my first time owning chickens and I didn't know they purred like cats. I was holding my 3 day old Australorp and she started purring and fell asleep in my hand! It was sooooo cute. Do all chickens purr?
     
  2. N&MSchroeder

    N&MSchroeder Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ahhh. She loves you! [​IMG]
     
  3. 7L Farm

    7L Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've never heard my rooster purr. But the hens all purr.
     

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