Can pair of red golden pheasants live with 6 turkeys?

Discussion in 'Pheasants and Partridge (Chukar)' started by Chicken fan13, Feb 2, 2017.

  1. Chicken fan13

    Chicken fan13 Out Of The Brooder

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    I was thinking of purchasing some pheasants next year. My turkeys (3 hens and 3 toms) currently free range,but I read that the hens will set out in the woods,so I was going to build a big run so they won't disappear.So would it be fine to put pheasants with the turkeys when I buy them?[​IMG]
     
  2. SunHwaKwon

    SunHwaKwon Overrun With Chickens

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    My turkey hens are a bit territorial. A lone wild quail wanted to become part of the flock and one of my hens made sure it didn't come around anymore. If they are young, you may be able to get them to let the pheasants join the flock.

    Also, three toms is a lot for only having three hens. How old are they?
     
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    4 months,what do I need more hens?
     
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    SunHwaKwon Overrun With Chickens

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    I believe you need fewer toms. I think you will see some fierce fighting once they hit mating age and season. Ask about it over in the turkey thread.
     

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