rooster will not sing

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by DementedHam, Sep 9, 2008.

  1. DementedHam

    DementedHam Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2007
    Southern California
    my aunt called me no to long ago telling me that her rooster has stopped singing. this is one of the "symptoms" that has accompanied what she says is a sort of depression her rooster has. The rest of her flock is all well, he has no injuries she has seen, he walks around but kind of sad-like. any ideas what it might be and how to fix it. this has been going on for a bit over a week so she is a little worried. the rooster is a 1 year old white leghorn.

    thank you.
  2. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    We need a lot more info. What he's been eating, has his weight changed, has he been checked for worms, is there other roosters around, what changes have occured in his physical appearance, changes in stools, and other behaviors. Good luck.

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