the neighbors complain about our bantam rooster's crowing?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by BooBoo1, Oct 30, 2012.

  1. BooBoo1

    BooBoo1 In the Brooder

    Oct 19, 2012
    What should I do now? They are like pets to me, they come to me and feed off my hands. I raised them from chicks. I don't think I can cook them. What to do?
  2. cafarmgirl

    cafarmgirl Crowing

    I guess the answer depends on whether or not it is legal for you to have chickens and/or roosters where you live. If you are within your rights to have a rooster then the neighbor might just have to deal with it, although I would try to help the situation as much as possible.

    If you are not allowed roosters where you live then you will probably have to try to find a home for him.
  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

    Nov 27, 2008
    Glen St Mary, Florida
    Sell him for $10 on Craigslist. That will deter someone from eating him, cheaper at a grocery store.....
  4. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    If he is crowing too early and that is their complaint, you can put curtains up in the coop and put him out later in the day (make sure they have food and water in the coop).

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