thinkin of getting a turkey or a duck...advice?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by Vamp-A-Billy Princess, Apr 28, 2008.

  1. Vamp-A-Billy Princess

    Vamp-A-Billy Princess Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2008
    how different is it from taking care of a chicken? Do they eat different food? I really want a turkey...Hubby really wants a duck. My mom wants both. What are good breeds? I dont want a plain white duck I want something interesting.Same for turkey. Want something friendly too. Do they get along with chickens usually or would they need to be separated? Thanks guys!
  2. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    I think ducks are the best. They dont smell, are easy to care for and are friendly. I would suggest a call duck or a Mandarin duck. Call Ducks are very friendly ducks.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by