Need Help with Sexing

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by DomesticGoddess, Sep 20, 2012.

  1. DomesticGoddess

    DomesticGoddess In the Brooder

    Aug 10, 2010
    These are my two broad breasted bronze turkeys, they are approx. 15-16 weeks old. This is my first time raising turkeys and don't have a clue on their sex.

  2. Lagerdogger

    Lagerdogger Songster

    Jun 30, 2010
    Aitkin, MN
    They both look like hens to me. At that age, males should have much larger snoods and caruncles (the snood is the bump on the forehead and the caruncles are the bumps on the neck. A tom would be substantially larger than a hen by that time as well. They should also be gobbling if they were males.

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