Turkey Hatching

ChickenRaiser95

Chirping
7 Years
Aug 19, 2012
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Snohomish County
Do poults cheep like chicks when they hatch? 1st time hatching poults and one has pipped and hasn't made a sound, a chick would've gone nuts by now...but not a single cheep from the little guy, and he is alive and pecking
 

ivan3

spurredon
12 Years
Jan 27, 2007
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228
291
BOCOMO
Just make sure it is eating and drinking (food spread on some tin foil by feeder/dip beak in water a few times - usually don't pick up on the eating until yolk is absorbed - up to three days). Don't concern yourself with the peeping. Pretty soon that is all you will hear when you move out of sight of the poult (`hey, ma!).
 

Celie

Songster
7 Years
Mar 23, 2012
1,622
115
196
Tickfaw, Louisiana
Poults will "tweet" and if you whistle, they will try to mimic your whistle. If they need something or get lonely, that is how they will call you!
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