what peacocks dont do good in the cold?

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by little blue, Aug 8, 2010.

  1. little blue

    little blue Chillin' with my Orps

    Jul 11, 2010
    Mansfield, CT
    i herd that some type of green peacock dose not do good in the cold is it all of them or just 1 or 2 because i really like the green ones and i live in CT so it is a little cold up here. i think it is the java green? right now we have a blue silver pied and he is doing great and he is so preety
    he is almost 2 years old and we have a ib peachick we think is a boy
  2. Choctaw Valley Farm

    Choctaw Valley Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 16, 2010
    Price wise Javas are about $600.00 to $1000.00 a pair and don't like the cold as well you would have to have a heated building or heated roost.

    Spalding Greens are about $100.00 to $150.00 a pair and can handle the cold better, but most of your greens and spaldings are flighty.
  3. jimmythechicken

    jimmythechicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 8, 2010
    ya i think we will wait for the green birds in about 3-4 years i will have heat out in the barns then she can play with her green birds.lol

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