which quieter: RIR or wyandottes/barred rocks?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bobeena, May 17, 2009.

  1. bobeena

    bobeena Out Of The Brooder

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    I have two Rhode Island Red hens who are fine layers but pretty noisy every day around laying time. I live in the city so keep a low profile. Are wyandottes and barred rocks quiet (like my buff orp.-- she never makes a sound) when they lay or more clucky like these RIRs?
     
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    All my birds make noise when they lay an egg, my BO's included. However my Silver Spangled Hamburg is THE noisest bird!
     
  3. ghulst

    ghulst Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Best for you are red sex lined like Isa Browns.
     
  4. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    My wyandottes are much louder than my RIRs.
     

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