could my royal palm hen have a wild sugar daddy?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by sergeantkatie, Apr 2, 2012.

  1. sergeantkatie

    sergeantkatie New Egg

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    My 1yr old royal palm hen has been leaving for a few days and then returning. There is a large flock of wild turkeys in the fields surrounding our home. Could she be going off with them? Perhaps has a nest somewhere?
     
  2. MyHappyChicks

    MyHappyChicks Out Of The Brooder

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    Really good bet she is going off with them. Does she lay any eggs when back home? If she doesn't have her own Tom at home she will go where one is at. My neighbor's kept coming to my place to be with mine until I found one for my neighbor. Now I don't see her anymore.
     

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