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Noisy chick?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by dreamer5577, May 16, 2011.

  1. dreamer5577

    dreamer5577 Songster

    May 16, 2011
    Ok so I recently got 4 chicks (2 leghorns, black star, red star) they all get along perfectly fine. I can pick them all up and maneuver them without them causing trouble. The black star I have though squawks and peeps and flaps it's wings and just plain old freaks out when I pick it up. I've heard the theory that when a chick acts like that its a 'sign' it may be a rooster. Is that really true though?

  2. Yay Chicks!

    Yay Chicks! Songster

    Apr 15, 2010
    Forest Grove, OR
    I have no idea if that is true or not, but I do think that some chickens are just friendlier and others more skittish.

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