New to turkeys

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by Denisejmdk, Jul 1, 2016.

  1. Denisejmdk

    Denisejmdk Out Of The Brooder

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    I am contemplating on getting a turkey. I know nothing about them. I have 5 buff orpington hens and a nasty frizzeled rooster. Can I safely add a adolescent turkey to the bunch? Does the same rule apply that I need more than one? Thanks
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    Turkeys should be kept with other turkeys. They don't do well mixed with chickens in my opinion, mine will chase and harass the chickens when the mood strikes them.
     
  3. Denisejmdk

    Denisejmdk Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you
     

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