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2014-03-20 12:32:12

Howie Mandel achieves the impossible and leaves Jimmy Kimmel speechless - by giving him a Little Rooster Alarm Clock Vibrator as a baby shower gift for his wife live on air! HOLLYWOOD,

2013-06-06 23:02:24

City Chicks - Taking eating local to a new level at Livingston Farmers Market (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 A new trend, raising chickens for fresh eggs, is

Roosters Cock-A-Doodle-Doo Because Of Genes Not Light
2013-03-18 16:01:43

Some of the finest minds in Japan have finally unlocked one of the world’s greatest mysteries, why the rooster crows in the morning. And it's not light that drives them to it.

Size Matters: Roosters Prefer Hens With Big Hairdos
2012-09-04 12:24:28

Size matters, and bigger is always better, at least when it comes to what roosters want when looking at possible mates.


Latest Rooster Reference Libraries

Kosova long-crowing rooster
2014-06-30 06:46:03

The Kosova long-crowing rooster is a landrace breed of domestic chicken that developed in Kosovo. Today, it can be found in many neighboring areas including Serbia, Bosnia, Croatia, and Sweden. It was named for its long crow, which can last twenty and forty seconds, although some cocks can crow for as long as sixty seconds. The Kosovo long-crowing rooster varies in weight depending upon the sex, with roosters reaching a weight of up to 7.1 pounds and hens weighing up to 4.4 pounds. Both...

Icelandic Chicken
2014-06-19 13:36:31

The Icelandic chicken is a breed of landrace chicken that has been present in Iceland since its introduction into the region by the Norse during the ninth century. Although the breed has been isolated since this time, its genetic purity is low due to the importation of commercial chickens during the 1950s. During the 1970s, conservationists were able to preserve the breed, which holds a population of a few thousand individuals, and a few flocks have been exported to other countries. During...

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Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.