My loudest rooster!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by RedBreasted, Sep 27, 2014.

  1. RedBreasted

    RedBreasted Chirping

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    So my rooster name Brownie. He is a Rhode Island Red, he keep crowing, even at night! So i was wondering why he crowing?
     

  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member 9 Years

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    [​IMG] The simple answer would be - because he is a rooster. They crow to 'mark' their territory, to impress their hens, to show their strength and virility. Night crowing is generally caused by a disturbance of some sort. Flashing car lights, loud sounds, predators around the coop. Many roosters as they mature tend to crow less.
     

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