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Building a Aviary, can I mix Peafowl with a few Pheasants?

Discussion in 'Pheasants and Partridge (Chukar)' started by Joe.G, Feb 9, 2013.

  1. Joe.G

    Joe.G Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 16, 2011
    Eastern NY
    I am building a 20x16x8 or 9 ft high Aviary, I am going to have 3 maybe 4 Peafowl in there, Can I add a couple Pheasant's to the mix?
  2. Lophura

    Lophura Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2008
    Holden, Missouri

    Double the size and you should be ok. Peacocks can be pretty pugnacious, so unless you have lots of room for the birds to retreat safely, I wouldn't keep them together.

    If no other option & you must, then provide lots of perching, cover, and enrichment items to keep the birds occupied & provide areas for smaller birds to go.

  3. maran man

    maran man Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 24, 2012
    You might need up with some hybrids

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