Leppy hatched 4 baby wild turkeys!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by silkieluver_07, Apr 30, 2008.

  1. silkieluver_07

    silkieluver_07 Songster

    Jan 31, 2008
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    This is me holding them.
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    Here is a close up.
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    And this is their adoptive mother, Leppy
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    Im so happy!! She is finally a mom!
     
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  2. tntstanifer

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    They are so cute!! I guess I'm going to have to get some Silkies so they can be moms [​IMG]
     
  3. BlackSilkey

    BlackSilkey In the Brooder

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    I want silkeys too!
     
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  4. Portia

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    Those chicks are the cutest ever [​IMG]
     
  5. tataharris

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    cute!!! [​IMG]
     
  6. banter

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    What fun for you! A tip for you. Turkeys LOVE to eat grasshoppers! I had a pet named Tonto who walked all over the place with me. I flushed them and he caught and ate them. we had great times together!
     
  7. OzarkCountryGirl

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    Cuties! Don't silkies make the best mommies? [​IMG]
     
  8. Moonwalker

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    I want to see the pics in about 3 weeks when the babies are 3 times the size of "Mom" and trying to cuddle under her!
     

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