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Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by turkeybowl, Jul 24, 2014.

  1. turkeybowl

    turkeybowl In the Brooder

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    Hi. Love the website all the info and great pics. My first year raising turkeys sure has been fun so far. I started with 5BBB day old poults from McMurray. Now I'm down to two. I lost 3 within 24 hours from leg injuries. I think they got them caught in my portable wired dog kennel. I put cardboard around it after that. I liked them so much i could wait til next year to get more so i went and found some 2month old red bourbon/royal palm cross. I bought all 5. Within a couple hours i lost one to my big dog. Not really his fault. I was sitting in my little pen with him right below my feet and it only took a split second.

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    turkeybowl In the Brooder

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    turkeybowl In the Brooder

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    turkeybowl In the Brooder

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  5. ivan3

    ivan3 spurredon Premium Member

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    :welcome

    (and particularly to the `turkey roost').

    Nice turks!
     

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