1968F. GoldieOstrich Country 21The cry, or brom, is confined to the cock. Each cry consists of three booms, two short followed by one long, which reverberate across the veld. This brom can only be uttered while the bird is standing still.
1969F. GoldieRiver of Gold 59Even experienced hunters often mistake the brom of an ostrich for a lion’s roar. The female has no voice at all...But the male bird makes up for her. He roars just like a lion.
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