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When do my chicks stop peeping and start clucking????

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by gervais22, May 19, 2009.

  1. gervais22

    gervais22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Their almost 7 weeks old now and have all their feathers???

    My first time hatching from eggs and keeping the chickens?? so how long do they stop acting 'chick' like???

    when have your matured????

    some thing with the ducks too? their almost 5 weeks old and their big ducks?? when do they like become duck like and stop peeping?
     
  2. LauraM

    LauraM Out Of The Brooder

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    I am a first timer, but my chickens just started clucking within the last few weeks. They are 16-17 weeks old.
     
  3. mrsgibber

    mrsgibber Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine started clucking at 10 weeks and are full blown bawking at 12 weeks.
     
  4. toletiquesbysam

    toletiquesbysam Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I got my 1st quack from our almost 4week old duck yesterday, it was adorable, can't wait for the Clucks from the chickens!!!
     
  5. BigSkyChickens

    BigSkyChickens Free Bird

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    I'm a first-timer also, mine are 10 weeks old. A couple have started to cluck, one has started a quiet bwwaaaak, and they all still peep. Enjoy your peeps.
     
  6. jywel417

    jywel417 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was wondering the answer to this as well, my 3 older sexlink girls and my 4 orpingtons all started clucking around 2 months old and it didn't take long to get to bawking, maybe another week. In fact the orps just turned 2 months old this week and have been clucking about 1 week now, so maybe more like 7 weeks for them . . . .
     
  7. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    My birds started cackling between 2 and 3 months.
     

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