Male or female?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by lardeb3495, Feb 5, 2016.

  1. lardeb3495

    lardeb3495 Out Of The Brooder

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    5 1/2 month old turkey, I've been assuming that Gravy is female, but lately she's been puffing out and fanning her tail at the chickens (the other turkeys that I bought with her didn't make it past a month...I got a free rhino virus bonus with their purchase...grrrrr...Gravy had it also but managed to survive). Can anyone tell from looking if Gravy is boy or girl? My first time owning a turkey and not sure!
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  2. turksinmaine

    turksinmaine Chillin' With My Peeps

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    its a tom, you see that form hanging down over the beak, only toms have that. hens is short and pointy
     
  3. R2elk

    R2elk Overrun With Chickens

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    Definitely a tom.
     

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