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My loudest rooster!

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

  1. RedBreasted

    RedBreasted Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 21, 2014
    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

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    [​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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