My chukar set up.

Discussion in 'Pheasants and Partridge (Chukar)' started by Jessek420, Nov 12, 2014.

  1. Jessek420

    Jessek420 Hatching

    Nov 12, 2014
    Just wanted to share my chukar pen set up. I found a free 6x6x4 dog kennel on Craigslist and some chicken wire was given to me. All of the wood used is scraps given to me from my work. The bottom of the pen is lined with chicken wire and the lower 2ft of the walls are lined with chicken wire as well. Currently raising 5 chukar and plan to butcher them at 18-20 weeks. Jan 1st about. Then I will purchase more and continue the process. Eventually I will start to incubate my own but not until next year. Then I plan to build a larger pen to raise pheasant. Feeding the chukar 21% protein game bird feed, meals worms and kale from my garden. They love the kale by the way. Let me know your thoughts... [​IMG]
  2. Jedwards

    Jedwards Songster

    Aug 5, 2014
    Berks County, PA
    That's awesome! trying to do the same for bobwhites
  3. toze777

    toze777 In the Brooder

    Jan 22, 2015
    Nice job,,, just have one question why isnt the nesting box on the ground since chuckar like to nest on the ground,

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