when do roos star to crow

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chick momma10, Jun 17, 2010.

  1. chick momma10

    chick momma10 Out Of The Brooder

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    when do roos start to crow?my red star roo is 17 weeks old should I be worried if he has not tried to crow [​IMG]
     
  2. rainierlass

    rainierlass Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Worried? No......... I would think thankful is more like it!!!

    Seriously tho.......I am new to chickens as well - have 18 week olds........my one BLRW roo started to crow yesterday!

    Sent my dogs into a frenzy! [​IMG]

    It is LOUD!!!!!!!!!!
     
  3. mike67909

    mike67909 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a freedom ranger that started at 10-11 weeks, a new hampshire red that started at around 13-14 weeks and now a white rock at 17 weeks
     
  4. Bloomie

    Bloomie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was searchin' for rooster info and came across this thread.

    We have 28 pullets, or we thought we had 28 pullets, but it turns out we have ONE rooster in the group! [​IMG]

    The crow this mornin' took me totally by surprise.
    Its was one of the Australorps thats 14 weeks old.
     

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