Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Chicken Talk. that could be a cold on its way.. Keep a eye on them. If Mama senses danger, she will emit a soft ‘grrrrrrr’ sound. If they can’t – or if another chicken sounds the alarm call (which we’ll talk about in a moment… Broody Chicken Clucks. 3) Rabbit Purring Noise. Does it sound like its a rattling sound? When a broody hen hatches chicks she makes quiet, low rumbles, which may help chicks to identify her after they hatch. Chickens usually like to remain within earshot of each other while they graze. Chickens deliberately make around 25 different sounds – and use them as a dialogue to communicate. Feb 9, 2013 #1 ... New Member. If you have raised chicks without a Mama, you will need to listen carefully to the sounds they make – they can tell you a lot. So, chickens actually begin communicating before they have even hatched. Link to post Share on other sites. You mentioned you think they're coming into lay, my pekin girl sounded like a frog when her voice 'broke' . Rabbit purring sounds a lot like a cat purring. realsis, Feb 9, 2013. realsis, Feb 9, 2013. Turn on sound to hear Bubble purring. When very content, he will also purr, and I found a great example with this pet chicken purring. i have a chicken of my own and every once in a while when she'd get scared she'd make this high purring sound. Log in sign up. The chicks will either freeze in position or run to Mama for protection. By taking some time to better understand what these different sounds mean, you’ll get to know your chickens a lot better. 0 comments. 5.

share. Researchers have shown that there are at least 24 different sounds chickens make and maybe as many as 30. Purring noise.. Discussion in 'Beginners Forum' started by realsis, Feb 9, 2013. While chickens don’t have nearly the vocabulary that us humans have, and their chicken brains don’t allow for abstract and deep conversations, they are still a very vocal and conversational critter. =]

Turn on sound to hear Bubble purring • Posted by 8 hours ago. Any discharge from the nostrils ect?

468 0 0. Hens can also make a purring sound, and may do this when they are hatching eggs--the little chicks inside can hear her so they can recognize her voice after they hatch. Chicken Hen Hollers and Other Noises. This is a noise that your rabbit makes when it’s contented. It’s a lot quieter than a chicken clucking. Quote; Share this post. This noise is less common.

User account menu • Turn on sound to hear Bubble purring. Feb 9, 2013 #2 . or if she heard a really different sound she'd make the noise wondering what it was. Here is a look at the most common chicken noises, what they sound … So, you might hear it semi-frequently when your rabbit is dozing or when it’s happy with what it’s eating.

Press J to jump to the feed. What does that purring sound mean? As a result, they will let out frequent low murmurs or chatters to make sure they can hear each other. 977 0 0. I came into the chicken room and noticed all the chickens cuddled together and the oldest was making a purring sound ever so softly. ok, i definetely know what you're talking about. While roosters and hens can often make the same kind of sound, if you pay attention, and listen closely, they often are telling a completely different story. These communications keep chicks together with the parent that will protect and care for them. If you domesticate your chickens either for showing purpose or for keeping as pets, you may also recognize this kind of noise from when you groom them or keep them on your lap.


Chicks begin peeping even inside their eggs, so that mama can feel and hear them, too.

Different breeds have different voices. 273 points.
Otherwise, not sure what you mean by purring. 8 comments.