Peacock breeding

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jamienixon, Mar 7, 2017.

  1. jamienixon

    jamienixon New Egg

    May 4, 2014
    Hi! I don't know if I am posting right.
    I got a pair of peacocks last year for mothers day. He is about 6 and she is about 3 from what I was told. I have searched and searched but just can't seem to find an answer. We all know that chickens will lay eggs for about 2 years after they start. How long will peahens? No one seems to know. I'm crossing my fingers that someone here has raised and bred peacocks for awhile and has an answer.
    Thank you!
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Put "Peafowl thread," in the search box above and it will pop up for you. They have some very thoughtful and experienced folks on that thread, who can help you.[​IMG]
  4. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under jamienixon [​IMG] Welcome!

    This is the link to the Peafowl Forum:

    I hope the folks there are able to help you out.

    I also hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun. Unlike non chicken loving friends, family and colleagues, BYC’ers never tire of stories or pictures that feature our feathered and non feathered friends [​IMG]
    Last edited: Mar 7, 2017
  5. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Oops! I posted the same link twice - and not the Peafowl thread. Thanks, Teila , for spotting that!
    Last edited: Mar 7, 2017
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  6. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    I hope you find the answer to your question on the peafowl forum.

    Best of luck to you!
  7. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

    Apr 24, 2016
    Howdy, howdy, and welcome to Backyard chickens! I am so glad you were able to join us, and I hope you will make yourself at home here and enjoy it as much as I have! :frow


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