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Stretching neck out like crowing but no noise is coming out??

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Megharden, Nov 20, 2015.

  1. Megharden

    Megharden New Egg

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    Hi all, this is my newest addition and I was told she was female; however, this week I have been getting a little concerned that she might in fact be a male. I posted pics already and most said she is probably a "she" but still might be too early to tell for sure. Well, now I noticed that she is stretching her neck out like she is attempting to crow but nothing comes out, it usually only happens after she wakes up from a nap and is accompanied with stretching. Do chicks yawn? or is something else going on?? [​IMG]Thank you in advance for the help!!

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  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Overrun With Chickens

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    Yes, chickens yawn.
     
  3. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    She has a tiny comb so far looking like a pullet. Chickens adjust their crops often by stretching the neck. What breed is she?
     

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