Considering Getting Some Peafowl...

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by NixNoodleNumbat, Apr 19, 2012.

  1. NixNoodleNumbat

    NixNoodleNumbat Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 1, 2011
    I have been considering getting some peafowl eggs and hatching them. I have some questions:
    Would I be able to incubate peafowl eggs with a broody chicken?
    How loud are peafowl?
    How often do they lay?
    Any other advice or information would be nice, too. I am able to get fertilised eggs from a local poultry/fowl farm.
  2. mckenzie

    mckenzie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 20, 2011
    Douglas, GA
    Yes you could hatch them under a broody chicken and I think the males can be pretty loud at times. Maybe someone else can help I haven't ever had any but I'm getting some eggs soon to hatch.Btw there is a peafowl section you might get more replies there.
  3. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

    Aug 24, 2008
    Southern Ohio
    here they lay april thru july male make the mating call during breeding season....

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