feather loss

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by rmgem, Dec 18, 2009.

  1. rmgem

    rmgem New Egg

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    My male turkey (about 9 mos. old) has lost his breast feathers. He gets a varied diet, and a lot of room, although he's so heavy he spends most of his time sitting. He has a female partner. He eats well. Thanks.
     
  2. Steve_of_sandspoultry

    Steve_of_sandspoultry Overrun With Chickens

    If you are asking why, he is probably rubbing them off by laying down.

    Steve in NC
     
    Last edited: Dec 18, 2009

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