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How to tell gender on bourban red poults?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by lovesanimals101, Apr 21, 2016.

  1. lovesanimals101

    lovesanimals101 Out Of The Brooder

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    I am going to get 2 bourbon red turkey poults today and want to try and get a pair anyone have tips on how the tell the gender as poults?
     
  2. R2elk

    R2elk Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Check out this post by @Celie

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/...-my-turkeys-without-vent-sexing#post_14971070

    An alternate method



    You may or may not get lucky trying to figure it out. I don't recommend getting just 2 poults as I find they have a much better chance of surviving in larger groups. I also don't recommend having a pair of turkeys. I like to have four to five hens for one tom. It helps to keep the tom from over breeding a single hen.
     
  3. lovesanimals101

    lovesanimals101 Out Of The Brooder

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    I am getting more soon just not today
     

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