kid calling

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by only one lay, Feb 7, 2009.

  1. only one lay

    only one lay Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 2, 2008
    litchfield mi
    My 5yr old has a problem with hideing. He finds somewhere in the house (and outside in the summer ) and won't answer until a parent is in turmoil looking for the lost child. After we got chicks it was a big funny for him to make Bauck Bauck noises all the time. We started making the same noise as a joke, What transpired was now when called he's hideing and we have to make a bauck noise to get an answer from him.It lets us know what room he's in and it has worked wonderfully.He always says BAUCK right back. It's like a really loud chicken speak for "Are you OK?" From outside coming into the house it sounds like a giant coop.
  2. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    [​IMG] Very cute. [​IMG]
  3. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

    Dec 25, 2007
    Chaparral, New Mexico
    It is cute, but it's also something to watch closely. When kids start hiding like that and don't answer to a normal call, it can be a problem in an emergency or turn what was meant to be fun on their part into a dangerous situation. As long as you feel it is all in fun enjoy his youthful playfullness and treasure these times.

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