Is this a juvenile male or a female?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by Blue Godz, Nov 25, 2015.

  1. Blue Godz

    Blue Godz Chirping

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    My husband and I decided to save a turkey for thanksgiving.

    We wanted to save a male, we were assured this is a male, but I'm kinda sure it's a female.

    We're naming her Catrina if she's a girl and possibly Wilbur if male[​IMG]
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  2. R2elk

    R2elk Crowing

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    If you look at its breast feathers you can see that the lower edge of them is a light color. She is a hen.
     
  3. hnichols

    hnichols In the Brooder

    agree with above
     
  4. memphis

    memphis Crowing

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    Hen. What do you mean "saved" for Thanksgiving?
     
  5. Blue Godz

    Blue Godz Chirping

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    Saved as in she will not be dinner. She will live in our no kill farm for the rest of her days
     

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