Weirdest Crow I have ever heard - Partridge Rock

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Majestic Lane Poultry, Mar 20, 2009.

  1. Majestic Lane Poultry

    Majestic Lane Poultry Heart Strings Animal Rehoming

    Feb 9, 2009
    I have a Partridge Rock cockerel in one of my grow-out pens. He is 4 months old. For the last two weeks I have been hearing a high pitched pip or queak sound from the pen. This pen houses 2 BO pullets 10 PR pullets, 1 PR cockerel, and 1 Light Brahma cockerel. I was really beginning to wonder if one of them had a respiratory problem.

    Well anyway, this morning I am out opening all the doors and the pip has turned into the funniest, poorest crow I have ever heard. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    Now I have had plenty of roos in my time. I know it takes awhile for them to per-fect it. I know that the 12 roos I have now like to have a crowing contest every morning. I know that one of my bantam brahmas loves nothing better than to crow all day. But in all my life I have never heard anything so pittiful. I can only hope his to-be hens are deaf. [​IMG]
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  2. eggchel

    eggchel Crowing

    Dec 26, 2006
    Both Coasts
    [​IMG] I love the ones with the crazy crows. I can get a good laugh from anywhere on my property when I hear them. Must be a bit embarrassing for them. LOL

  3. KattyKillFish

    KattyKillFish Songster

    Mar 8, 2009
    Dillingham, Alaska
    XDDD when my brown leghorn first started to crow it sounded like


    i love funny crowers. they try so hard! his voice cleared up after a week or two. very cute!
  4. Picklestix7866

    Picklestix7866 Songster

    Feb 20, 2009
    Thawing Minnesota
    [​IMG] hahaha I have a silkie who was like that for a while too. He just got a big lungful of air and started screaming til he couldn't scream any longer, and then it always ended with a pitiful sqeaking noise. He sounded like a sqeaky toy (and looked like one too). Lol. He always made us laugh. He is a little better at it now, at two years old. [​IMG]
  5. Yes, my Silkie also has the wierdest crow. Sounds something like 'OOWWOOWHHAHH-AAHHHHHH!!!!!!' No kidding on that one. He sounds like a dying cow. [​IMG]

    2 years later and he hasn't perfected it yet...we still have our hope.
  6. KattyKillFish

    KattyKillFish Songster

    Mar 8, 2009
    Dillingham, Alaska
    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    adolescent roos try so hard!

    funny XD
  7. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

    Jun 27, 2008
    West Central Ohio
    I had a single combed silkie and his crow sounded like he was hiccupping in the middle of the crow [​IMG] Then I have a silkie right now that is the looooongest crower that I have.

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