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Turkey's and chickens

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Fry babies, Mar 20, 2012.

  1. Fry babies

    Fry babies Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 11, 2012
    Oak Harbor, Washington
    Would it be alright to raise chicks and turkeys together in the same coop/run?
  2. TexasAggieOfc

    TexasAggieOfc Out Of The Brooder

    Dec 4, 2010
    Lincoln, NE
    Some folks say no because of the risk of blackhead disease spreading from your turkeys to your chickens. Personally, last year I raised turkeys with chickens with no problems, but my turkeys only made it to butchering age. Your mileage may vary...

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