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Emu

Average User Rating:
5/5,
  • Breed Colors/Varieties:
    Standard
    Breed Size:
    Large Fowl
    This is a very large (up to 72 inches/6 feet tall) bird, native to Australia. There was a very large boom of emu consumption in the US... birds were going for up to $800 for one. However, that bubble popped, and now they are almost considered a loss to farm, unless commercially farmed.
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  • Breed Details:
    These birds can be very nice, or very evil. It depends on the upbringing. Emus will need to be handled when they are born so that they are not completely feral when they are adults. These birds can get up to 120 lbs, and run 40 mph. These are FLIGHTLESS birds, as are all ratites.

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Recent User Reviews

  1. Lizard King
    5/5,
    "Emus"
    Pros - Crazy, Funny, Caring, Great Pets
    Cons - Sometimes Pick On Eachother
    I Love Emus And I Really Want Some!
    Overall:
    5
  2. Poultryboy15
    5/5,
    "emu"
    Pros - loving, caring and fun
    Cons - can be mean, when with chicks
    love ours we raised our from 6 hatching eggs we got for 1,000 only for hatched and now they are only 4 yrs old. we play with them every chance we get we will go up and tag one of them and run off them they will chase us and peck us them we will have to chase them ( can never catch them)
    Overall:
    5
  3. pidgey104
    5/5,
    "Emus"
    Pros - Funny, Crazy, Birds
    Love ours. They can be quite crazy. Our wants us to chase them. They'll coming running up to us peck our fingers then run like crazy the other dierection. Then they'll fall on the ground roll jump straght up in the air and take off again.​
    Overall:
    5

User Comments

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  1. cicilianb97
    i think that they would be awesome to have but i personally want a rhea or two
  2. collingwood
    I wish I could have Emus!
  3. 6Esandchicks
    sounds like a fun game
  4. Gigiintheforest
    I love this!! Hope my chicks have that much fun...

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