my chicken quacks

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by RockyToggRanch, Sep 8, 2008.

  1. RockyToggRanch

    RockyToggRanch Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 22, 2008
    Upstate NY
    I'm still not certain how to sex these sumatras. I see a destinct difference in their tails and assume the longer straighter tails are pullets. There are a couple of them that have started making a loud "quacking" sound. Like a mix of a duck and a cat. Doesn't sound like anything the older birds do. I wish I could show pictures, but still can't make photo bucket work.

    Is quacking sound gender specific?
     
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Gosh pics would help a lot. My chickens make all kinds of different noises. I have a Turken that hollers like a child. And my BO purrs like a kitten. I guess there is no telling without pics.
     

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