How Do You Introduce a Tom to a flock of three hens?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by SandyC, Feb 26, 2009.

  1. SandyC

    SandyC Songster

    I think that I may have found a Tom for my Royal Palm Hens, so how do I introduce him? I do keep my turkeys and chickens together and have had no problem. I have a separate pen that I can put him into for awhile. How long would I have to do that for before I can just let him into the flock?

  2. bigzio

    bigzio Crowing

    Jan 20, 2007
    To make sure he is healthy a minimum of 2 weeks is ok. I think 4 weeks is the best option to make sure he is totally healthy.

    ~ bigzio

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