what age do roos crow?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by rubysmom, Apr 13, 2008.

  1. rubysmom

    rubysmom Songster

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    when do roos crow?
     
  2. CUDA

    CUDA Songster

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    No real set age that I have ever noticed, seems every bird decides to do it when he feels like it...lol
     
  3. Crazy4GameCocks

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    i have had one crow at 6 months old
     
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    Earliest I've had was five DAYS, latest was 15 weeks, at least among my own flock.
     
  5. CornerViewFarm

    CornerViewFarm In the Brooder

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    My white rock crowed at 9 Months. Then has only 3 times after that because my older roo showed him who owns the coop!
     
  6. mangled

    mangled Songster

    I have a 7 week old Welsummer roo who is up there croaking his little heart out. [​IMG]

    Em
     
  7. FLOWERPOT

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    I have a 7 week old banty roo that is trying real hard, it is so funny!! all the girls stop what their doing and look at him.
     
  8. edster951

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    all my roos were hatched on November 1st.

    They are about 22 weeks old. No signs of crowing although the orpington roo is trying to "rooster" one of the older girls.

    In the past few days he has started to run up to them with his head really low to the ground.

    The light sussex roos, the same age just look at him. I think they are gay. No rooster activity from them.
     
  9. Sunny Chook Farm

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    One of my bantam cochins started to (trying) crow around two wks (so funny) He's 13 wks now and has it down good now.. [​IMG]
     
  10. newchickmom

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    I just heard my 6 wk old BO trying to crow this morning. It sounded hilarious! [​IMG]
     

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