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Mystery in coop!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Rocky Top Chick, Jan 3, 2011.

  1. Rocky Top Chick

    Rocky Top Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Recently I put an intercom system from the bedroom to the coop just so that I could hear if anything was wrong in the coop. Well over the holidays I was listening to the rooster crow and immediately after he finished one of the girls tried to mock him with her own type of crowing. It continued for about 5 minutes. Now I know that hens without a rooster will take over the flock and maybe crow, but this girl was making fun of my rooster, I think. Anyone have this happen before? It was about 2:00 am in the morning so I wasn't about to go out to the coop and check out who was making fun of Copper Top, but maybe sometime I will.

    They are all hens with the exception of the rooster and over a year old.
     
    Last edited: Jan 3, 2011
  2. HorizonSon

    HorizonSon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Us poor cock are insecure enough as it is; we certainly don't need you hens mocking what little masculinity we have left.



    Too funny [​IMG]
     
  3. TeamChaos

    TeamChaos Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 8, 2009
    I've heard a rooster get smacked down after crowing too much or too loudly, but never mocked. That's hilarious!
     
  4. codymax2

    codymax2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hahaha! LOVE IT!
     
  5. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    [​IMG] Poor guy! I had a Copper Top too! [​IMG]
     
  6. Rocky Top Chick

    Rocky Top Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He crows numerous time during the night and am waiting for one of the girls to knock him off the roost. I know I would.
     

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