Looking for a Midnight cock

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by BigWeenMachine, Apr 1, 2016.

  1. BigWeenMachine

    BigWeenMachine Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi, I bought 3 peacocks last year hoping for at least one male. It turns out they are all hens. One IB, one purple blackshoulder, and one piebald. My wife loves purple so we would love to get a 2-3 year old male that we can breed with the others. We would prefer a midnight cock but any type of purple would work for us. If anyone can help, please let me know.
     
  2. q8peafowl

    q8peafowl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Leggs has one.
     
  3. sniper338

    sniper338 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I couldnt help but laugh at the title even though the discussions about birds.
     
  4. BigWeenMachine

    BigWeenMachine Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Lol, I just noticed how dirty that sounds.
     
  5. Garden Peas

    Garden Peas Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here on the peafowl forum, not so much.
     
  6. new 2 pfowl

    new 2 pfowl Overrun With Chickens

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  7. Midnightman14

    Midnightman14 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    both of the above suggestions are good however you should consider that if a midnight male is bred to anything but another midnight or a bird that is split to midnight you won't get any more midnights. If you get a purple male you can get purple hens from him no matter what he's bred to.
     

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