Turkey chicks only one

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by benjamin123, Oct 11, 2014.

  1. benjamin123

    benjamin123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have been incubating Turkey eggs, it was a whole day over what it recommends so 29 days and one finally hatched. Only one has hatched so far not holding any hope for the other 5 but this one Turkey chick won't stop chirping! Is the chick looking for a mate? Is it easy to raise just one Turkey with some chickens?
     
  2. Redbourbon

    Redbourbon Out Of The Brooder

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    Sorry to hear about your hatch. Most chicks like company so im sure thats the steady chirping good luck in the future
     
  3. chknoodles

    chknoodles Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Turkeys are very social creatures. Do you have any young chicks you can put him/her with? Our last hatch was a single baby, but we have him/her in with chicks and he/she is just fine.
     
  4. benjamin123

    benjamin123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No i don't have any other chicks at this time. I guess I will just have to talk to him/her :p
     
    Last edited: Oct 14, 2014

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