Anyone else raise Chocolate Heritage Turkeys

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by turkeybreeder, Jul 10, 2010.

  1. turkeybreeder

    turkeybreeder Songster

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    i am new to raising chocolate turkeys this year, anyone else raise chocolate turkeys
    in arizona or at another state, anyone raise mottled chocolate turkeys
    , they are chocolate heritage turkeys
     
    Last edited: Jul 10, 2010
  2. CoopCrazy

    CoopCrazy Brooder Boss

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    No but I would love to see some photos
     
  3. turkeybreeder

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    Quote:here are the pictures of my chocolate turkeys



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  4. Mother of All

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    This looks like one that I picked up two weeks ago. at least everyone on BYC says it is a choc. and she is the one that started laying for my on Sunday
     
  5. CoopCrazy

    CoopCrazy Brooder Boss

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    I love the coloring on them ..... [​IMG]
     
  6. longranger

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    They are beautiful. The overall color pattern looks more characteristic of Auburn than Chocolate on most of them.
     
  7. turkaholic

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    True chocolates should have solid brown plumage, no wing or tail barring.
     
  8. biomistake

    biomistake Songster

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    My father in law has three, now to see if its all hens or if a tom will crop up out of them. They are only 6 weeks old so all three could be toms [​IMG]
     
  9. solarquail

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    ive got a pair the sweetest turkeys ive ever had!
     
  10. DaKid

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    these are some of mine Chocolates,
     

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