Keeping a rooster quiet

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mattow, Mar 18, 2013.

  1. mattow

    mattow In the Brooder

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    Has anybody tried a cat collar on a rooster to quite him down a little purchased two hamburg hens then one decided he was a boy oohhhhh noooooooo I love him but the neighbours aren't as happy with him. Hopefully I won't have to re locate my little buddy
     

  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    I've personally not heard of doing that - not sure how or why it would work. You might post your question in the link below - maybe someone there can give you some advice. You also might do a search in BYC search bar - type in "noisy" or "loud" and "rooster" and see what come up. Good luck to you!

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/2/managing-your-flock
     
  3. mattow

    mattow In the Brooder

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    Thanks ill give it a go
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  5. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Crowing

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG] - it is very hard to keep a rooster quiet ( I would even say impossible)
     
  6. captmark

    captmark Chirping

    Keep him in the house with you... :)
     
  7. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!! [​IMG] Glad you joined us!! [​IMG]
     

  8. mattow

    mattow In the Brooder

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    Not looking good might have to use the freezer method :(
     
  9. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Sadly enough roosters crow. Welcome to BYC.
     

  10. bluedogsonly

    bluedogsonly Chirping

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    Hey I'm a vet in OK and have worked up a decrowing procedure. Might check out my thread on the subject.
     
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