My chick make noise!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Clarice19, Mar 1, 2016.

  1. Clarice19

    Clarice19 Just Hatched

    Feb 29, 2016
    San Diego
    What do the different noises mean? Are they Happy or Nervous or Scared?
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC. As long as the chicks are running around, doing what chicks do, then the noise is a good sign that they are ok. If they are huddled next to a heat source and making noise, then they are too cold. As long as they are messing around, as chicks do, and eating and drinking then noise is a good thing. As to what the noise actually means, i prefer to avoid comparing chicken emotions with human ones - but using them as you have here, to try and explain your concern works well.

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  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Yes, they do. They make noise to communicate with each other. To show anger or fear, impatience (like wanting food) they have their own chirps. If they are very loud and keep repeating a frantic noise they make be in pain or very unhappy about something - to hot, to cold, being picked on by others, being trampled by others. , or sometimes just being very frightened .

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