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Can peacocks/peahens get along with chickens?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by hennypenny95, Feb 14, 2016.

  1. hennypenny95

    hennypenny95 New Egg

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    We are thinking about possibly getting peacocks, but we don't know if we should let them sleep in the same pen/coop or if we should build a new one...
     
  2. Jensownzoo

    Jensownzoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Not a good idea to house together. Peafowl are susceptible to Blackhead (histomoniasis) the same as turkeys. Chickens are the carriers.
     
  3. Folly's place

    Folly's place Overrun With Chickens

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    x2. Separation is best. Mary
     

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