Chickens and turkeys

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by cluck cluck 123, Aug 14, 2013.

  1. cluck cluck 123

    cluck cluck 123 In the Brooder

    Aug 12, 2013
    Hi. I have 18 chickens and I want a turkey. I would keep it with my goats and four of my chickens. Should/Can I still get a turkey? [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
  2. Whittni

    Whittni Crowing

    Mar 26, 2011
    Southern Utah
    Turkeys will eat all of your chickens' feed and more if they can get it. They need their own special feed so if you are willing to take on the extra costs and risk of "blackhead disease" for the turkey, sure. Maybe you could get a few and let them out and away from the chickens?

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