Chickens and Turkeys cohabitating

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by jonwscott, Apr 9, 2009.

  1. jonwscott

    jonwscott New Egg

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    Hello. I have approx. 15 layer chicks who are ready to go out to the coop. I also have 5 turkey chicks I am hoping to raise for dinner... My question is: can the cohabitate? I have read both YES and NO answers elsewhere... I am mostly worried about their food, and if the turkeys will be hurt by eating the chicken's medicated feed.

    Thanks for any help!
     
  2. Steve_of_sandspoultry

    Steve_of_sandspoultry Overrun With Chickens

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