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Roosters that don't crow?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Chirpy, Aug 26, 2007.

  1. Chirpy

    Chirpy Balderdash

    May 24, 2007
    Colorado
    Has anyone ever had a for sure known rooster that didn't ever crow?
     
  2. TxChiknRanchers

    TxChiknRanchers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    we have a small BB bantam that just whistles
     
    Last edited: Aug 26, 2007
  3. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    I've known someone who had a leghorn that never crowed.
    He made lots of other noises, but never crowed.
    He died of unknown causes at age 1 1/2.[​IMG]
     

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