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

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    Would it be alright to raise chicks and turkeys together in the same coop/run?
     
  2. TexasAggieOfc

    TexasAggieOfc Out Of The Brooder

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    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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