How to sex Ringneck pheasants (3 months old)

Discussion in 'Pheasants and Partridge (Chukar)' started by devin0, Sep 25, 2010.

  1. devin0

    devin0 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a pheasant and I want to know the signs to distinguish males and females. It's starting to turn red, if that helps. Thanks!
     
  2. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    At 3 months you should see small spur bumps beginning on the males.
     
  3. Charliet

    Charliet away

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    if its turning red its a male spur bumps are another good sign but red isfor sure male
     
  4. Boggy Bottom Bantams

    Boggy Bottom Bantams Overrun With Chickens

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    yep, spur bumps, color and the red mask coming in around the eyes are all signs of males
     

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