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Is It normal for a baby chicken to alert the rest of the flock

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by SuperLuke, Jul 26, 2014.

  1. SuperLuke

    SuperLuke Chirping

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    This morning i woke up to my baby chicken alerting the rest of the flock that's there's a cat. Is that normal? I hope that doesn't mean she's a rooster. She is 3 months old
     
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member Premium Member 7 Years

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    Yes, that is normal and it's usually the roosters that does the alerting, but I have seen my hens raise the alarm too. If you are unsure about your clever chick's gender you can post pics of it in the What Breed Or Gender is This? section.
     
  3. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Totally normal
     

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