Ok, I'm officially relieved at the comparative subtelty of the sounds our chickens make in the backyard.
Take a moment to feast your eyes and ears on this long crow rooster video:
What a pair of lungs! Would you believe a rooster that's guaranteed to crow at least 15 seconds can fetch up to $1,500 in Japan?
You can read more about how the Japanese Toumaru breed made its way to the US at the Long Crowers web site.