What Sound Does a Chicken Make?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 17, 2020 11:15:20 PM ET
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Chickens make at least 24 different sounds. When a hen wants to tell her chicks to stay nearby, she makes a clucking noise. If she wants to tell her chicks to hide, she makes an "errr" noise. When a chicken spots a predator, she warns the flock by cackling repetitively.

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