Turkey Tom losing belly feathers. Normal?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by LadyofTheMisfitFlock, Apr 13, 2019.

  1. LadyofTheMisfitFlock

    LadyofTheMisfitFlock In the Brooder

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    My male turkey is losing his chest and belly hair. I randomly noticed it one day.. does anyone know if this is normal? I have checked and sprayed him for mites and lice.
     

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  2. R2elk

    R2elk Free Ranger

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    It is normal during breeding season especially if it is separated from another tom by a fence.
     
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