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Is this a turkey beard?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by hyelaw, Oct 26, 2015.

  1. hyelaw

    hyelaw Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Found this on my standard bronze this weekend, it's on his breast. At first we thought it was a burr, but it looks like it's attached to his skin. I think he was picking at it. Otherwise he seems happy and healthy. Is he growing a beard?? He's about 4 months old.

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  2. R2elk

    R2elk Overrun With Chickens

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    Yes that is the start of his beard.
     

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