What is my sweet Dumpling saying?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chilman, Feb 24, 2012.

  1. chilman

    chilman Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a buff silkie that is about 7 months old. Lately she has been making a strange noise. It sounds like she is rolling her tongue! My other female silkie does not make this noise. Any idea what she might be doing (other than making a noise) or what this could mean?
     
  2. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    A trilling sound (purring) means they are very very happy.

    Also there is the same sound that is used as a general alarm when they are outside.
     

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