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Rooster Crowing contest?

Discussion in 'Chickenstocks, Shows, Meet-Ups' started by coltsrox, Oct 2, 2008.

  1. coltsrox

    coltsrox Songster

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    I was signing up for the pasco county fair in dade city,florida and i saw that there was a rooster crowing contest. can u really train them to crow on command? if so how?when? i think he's got a great vocal range...
     
  2. blackred

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    You and a number of your closest friends put your roosters in a seperate coop in the show. It usually is 1-$5 a bird to enter. Someone and a core of others will watch a clock and the rooster that crows the most in that lenght of time wins the prize. At our show it is half the pot. It generally is a fund raiser, at a fair they probally have less rules.

    Bob
     
  3. coltsrox

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    how do you train them?
     
  4. hatchaholic

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    I know in our chicken yard, when one roo starts crowning, they all start. It's like they each want to get in the last word..
     
  5. blackred

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    You don't train them, it is just luck of the draw. If you have a rooster that likes to crow, use him. It is all just for fun.
     
  6. coltsrox

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    he likes to crow but not in front of people unless its me...will he croww with others?
     
  7. EllyMae

    EllyMae Songster

    You can borrow mine, he won't shut up![​IMG]
     
  8. La Banan

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    oh my goodness - what a swell idea for a fundraiser. Gonna broach it next show.
    jan la banan
     
  9. coltsrox

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    Quote:haha mine goes off all day but not in front of people...
     

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