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Quiet Cockerel

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Howard George, Sep 6, 2013.

  1. Howard George

    Howard George New Egg

    Sep 6, 2013
    What breed of chickens make the best pets? I've got a couple of Indian runner ducks and would like to introduce chickens. I've kept chickens before, but some of them were really quite nasty tempered so don't want to make a mistake and end up with antisocial hens.
    Last edited: Sep 7, 2013
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
  3. ChirpyChicks1

    ChirpyChicks1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 22, 2013
  4. bugglesmommy

    bugglesmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome and I would not get a rooster expecting a quiet bird, unless if you have it de-crowed, but some roos can be quieter than others while some are extra vocal.
  5. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 8, 2012
    Northern California
    Welcome to BYC! I have 2 Serama cockerels, which are tiny bantam chickens, they're still pretty loud but of course not as loud as a large fowl would be lol. So my answer would be "probably not".
  6. bugglesmommy

    bugglesmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yeah, my little serama man can't reach the same level of volume as some of the big boys, but he makes up for it in tenacity. He's been telling the world how awesome he is since he was not quite 6 weeks old.
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    [​IMG]Serama's are BIG chickens in a SMALL body. If you have more than one Rooster, usually the secondary one won't crow.

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