mirror mirror on the wall. ? peafowl

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by sheeptown44, Nov 28, 2010.

  1. sheeptown44

    sheeptown44 Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 25, 2010
    we have a large mirror in our garage that the peas love to sit in front of. there is also a propane stove that has some glass in it that they sit in front of. they spen an unusuall amount of time in front of these, i was wondering if anyone else has had similar experiances. is it a good thing or is this some silly reclusive behaavior, oh and our two ducks do it as well. all are free range and can go where ever they please.
  2. AndysPeafowlSanctuary

    AndysPeafowlSanctuary Chillin' With My Peeps

    I have encountered the same situtation with my free range pea's but they go straight to the car to see their reflection. At times one of the peacocks pick a fight with their reflection on the car and he begins a battle. Can you say scratches! It gets wayyyyy worse during breeding season. Anything with their reflection on it is an enemy. [​IMG]
  3. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

    Aug 24, 2008
    Southern Ohio
    BIRDS OF A FEATHER FLOCK TOGETHER..............they like to be in a flock.
  4. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

    Sep 14, 2008
    Adair Co., KY
    My peas are penned up, though I have caught the geese talking to the birds on the sides of the car [​IMG]
    Last edited: Nov 28, 2010

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