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What does this sign mean?

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by C&Rman, Apr 9, 2011.

  1. C&Rman

    C&Rman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My peahen who was so sweet and would let me pet her is doing this to me today. What does it mean???

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  2. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    That she is the prettiest thing, ever?
     
  3. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    I think that she is flirting with you. Do you have a male? I'm guessing she's lookin' for some lovin'.[​IMG]
     
  4. C&Rman

    C&Rman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have males but she isnt with them, she also hisses at me, does that mean she is flirting too?
     
  5. wannabchick

    wannabchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hehhee................ I think it means.. shes beautiful!!!

    but I thought they display when they feel threatened too.... which could mean...shes pissssssssssssssssssssed!! hence the hissing


    Hopefully someone chimes in and corrects me.. and says the only display when flirting.. and its not a sign of agression or a threatened peahen/peafowl.

    xooxo
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Nope, don't see any scared in her posture. It's just screaming out, "Hi there good lookin'"[​IMG]
     
  7. Little_Rooster66

    Little_Rooster66 Out Of The Brooder

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  8. silkieroo

    silkieroo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Someones got a crush! [​IMG]
     
  9. wannabchick

    wannabchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    C&Rman :

    My peahen who was so sweet and would let me pet her is doing this to me today. What does it mean???

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/uploads/81023_3238932038_6aea42a15a.jpg

    You know I keep looking at your photo.. its a gorgeous photo.. did you use.. color thing.. where you set the camera black and white and then pick a color..

    thats what it looks like.. I love this photo!!!!!​
     
  10. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    Did you jack up the saturation?
     

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