Is it possible to Artificially Inseminate?

Discussion in 'Pheasants and Partridge (Chukar)' started by muscovy94, Apr 4, 2011.

  1. muscovy94

    muscovy94 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hey everyone my ringnecks have been laying for a little over a month and I have not gotten any fertile eggs yet. I was wondering if it would be possible to extract semen from the male and fertilize the females? I'm sure it can be done, i was just wondering considering they are so flighty. Has anyone ever done this?
     
  2. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    I know they do it with chickens, anyway, so I don't know why not. I wonder if they simply are not mature enough yet. Maybe do a search on "AI" on here, I usually see it abbreviated like that.
     
  3. Jmiller429

    Jmiller429 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    or Avian Influenza
     
  4. Tony K T

    Tony K T Overrun With Chickens

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    Francy Herman artificially inseminates with great success.You need to know what you are doing to get good results.You can damage birds if not done correctly.
    In N.H.,Tony.
     

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