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Cage size for golden pheasant

Discussion in 'Pheasants and Partridge (Chukar)' started by Caladrius, Nov 5, 2016.

  1. Caladrius

    Caladrius Hatching

    Oct 20, 2016
    I am considering getting a red golden pheasant and I have some questions.

    Can a male be kept alone with out any other pheasants (if not how many is the minimum)?

    what would minimum cage size be for a single (or multiple) pheasants be?

    Also, would it get to hot for them hear in Upland, CA (it can get up to mid 90s hear in Summer).

  2. Tony K T

    Tony K T Crowing

    Jul 28, 2008
    New Hampshire
  3. Midnightman14

    Midnightman14 Songster

    May 23, 2016
    If you plan to keep a mixed species male only pen I would research the species you think you might want. In my experience silvers, swinhoes, reeves, tragopans, and ringnecks seem to be the scrappiest with other pheasants and goldens are pretty meek. So if you plan on mixing males try to keep the more peaceful ones and keep an eye out for territory issues such as food guarding.

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