When will he crow

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Ricks Chicks, Aug 13, 2008.

  1. Ricks Chicks

    Ricks Chicks Songster

    iF IN FACT i HAVE A ROO . When should he start to crow?
     
  2. keljonma

    keljonma Songster

    Feb 12, 2007
    8A East Texas
    I think it depends on the breed. Our Golden Campine first crowed at 5 weeks and our Single Comb Brown Leghorn didn't crow until he was 10 weeks old.
     
  3. greggy

    greggy Songster

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    My RIR roo started crowing at about 10 weeks...Couln't call it much of a crow, more like a croak. At 15 weeks he's got the hang of it, and he's chasing the ladies around the yard.
     
  4. Wynette

    Wynette Moderator Staff Member

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    All of my EE roos started right at 8 weeks. My copper black marans roo was 10 weeks. Ameraucana roo crowed when he was about 4 weeks!
     
  5. McGoo

    McGoo Songster

    My BSL roo was 5 mos old before he crowed!
     
  6. Mrs MIA

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    I had one at 6 weeks, one just started at 11.5 weeks, and I have two 22 week olds that haven't made a peep... [​IMG]
     

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