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Speaking Took...Hey!  What's Up?When observing chickens as they go about their daily activities one might assume the gentle noises they make are simply mindless utterances that simply go along with being a chicken.
Oh contraire…

Back in 2006, Australian scientists – Chris and Linda Evans, undertook a study that seems to indicate that chickens do indeed possess a form of language, identified by the scientists as “Took”.  As a result of the Evans’ study, over 20 different calls or sounds were identified that indicate very specific bits of information.

A hen or rooster will make the sound – “tuk, tuk, tuk” to announce to others in the flock that...

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