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Turkey thread!!

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by bhawk78, Sep 28, 2013.

  1. bhawk78

    bhawk78 In the Brooder

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    Post pics and information on all of your turkeys!!
     
  2. Trixy318

    Trixy318 In the Brooder

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    [​IMG]This ishank our pet turkey we have had sin ce hatchling we adore him he is so sweet and freindky we really want another turkey a female for him .. but our local supplier Pratts says they wont be getting anymore , I see you are in AZ also . DO you know where we can get another turkey ASAP youngwer teh better , i suppose a male would be ok too.. we did pick up a another hatching recently but the other morning we woke up and it was dead : ( in cage no idea why ? ) : ( it was adorarable and appeared very healthy >? Since your IN AZ too where areb you located ?
     
  3. Celie

    Celie Songster 6 Years

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    A poult can't be put out for 6 weeks or more, because the slightest draft or wet will kill it. Is it a Holland White or a BBW? Do you have an incubator?
     
  4. Trixy318

    Trixy318 In the Brooder

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    We had a light on her but .that must of been why she was kept in house under light never put outside .until that night with light n covered. Thank you for info ..we feel aweful about loosing her.
     
  5. Peep-Chicken

    Peep-Chicken Crowing 5 Years

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    Looking though pics and I found a cute pic of our little turkey, Turkey! :D

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  6. chickieluver26

    chickieluver26 Songster

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    Can someone with information on incubating turkey eggs help me please. We found a turkey egg on our ranch we grabbed it thinking it was one of our chickens we got back to the house and realized it was a turkey I candled it and here are the pictures of the candling
    Here is the air cell
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    There is a medium to large dark mass at the top which I am assuming is the embryo am I right?
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    I have it in a homemade incubator that has a steady temp of 101.5 here is a picture of it
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    Can anyone help me or tell me if it is alive?
     

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