Red nick Pheasants eggs

Discussion in 'Pheasants and Partridge (Chukar)' started by Auck, Oct 15, 2015.

  1. Auck

    Auck Hatching

    Oct 13, 2015
    Hi All
    I wondering if anyone could help me,
    I have seven red neck pheasant hens coming into lay at the moment, (i am in the southern hemisphere) , my problem is they peck their own eggs and break the shells and eat them, before i get a chance to collect them
    how can i stop this .
    my pen is 4 meters by 4 meters

  2. Tony K T

    Tony K T Crowing

    Jul 28, 2008
    New Hampshire
    Ringneck pheasants not red neck their in the south.Snip the end of their top beak only until you get a trickle of blood.You may have to do this again in a few weeks as it will grow back.You may also want to add some oyster shells to their pen as they need it for grit.
    In N.H.,Tony.

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